Partner, Auckland

Lisette Hood

Lisette Hood (3)


Lisette specialises in corporate and commercial law, with particular emphasis on commercial contracting, corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions.

Lisette advises our international and national clients on transactional issues relevant to their investment in New Zealand based assets, complex commercial supply agreements, regulatory compliance, corporate structuring and corporate governance.

She also advises some of our key public sector clients including Waka Kotahi, Auckland Council and Eke Panuku Development Auckland on their commercial contracting requirements and processes (including various forms of procurement), joint venture arrangements, transactional issues and capital projects.

  • Facilitator, Institute of Directors

Work highlights

Acting for the multiple vendors of Buildmedia

in the sale of the Buildmedia Group to UK based The Boundary

Acting for the founders of logistics software business TNX Logistics

on its sale to German corporation Transporeon Gmbh read more

Advising on the sale of Geneva Healthcare

to Healthcare of New Zealand Holdings

Advising Chevron South Asia Holdings

on the sale of Chevron New Zealand to Z Energy

Advising Auckland Council, Regional Facilities Auckland and Eke Panuku Development Auckland

in relation to capital projects, joint ventures and investment in various strategic assets, including Westhaven Marina, the Haumaru Auckland joint venture, the Auckland Waterfront Theatre and the Sir Peter Blake Memorial and the Maritime Museum, Q Theatre

Advising Z Energy 2015 (formerly Chevron New Zealand)

in connection with all its New Zealand legal requirements including its joint venture interests, significant commercial contracting arrangements, supply agreements with its retail network and the divestment of downstream retail assets