Special Counsel, Christchurch

Rebecca Green

Rebecca Green



Rebecca specialises in financial markets regulation, including in relation to financial product disclosure and compliance, consumer credit, financial adviser and financial service provider regulation and general corporate compliance and governance.

Rebecca advises a range of financial institutions (both domestic and offshore) including banks, non bank lenders and non bank deposit takers, insurers, brokers, remittance providers, issuers of all FMCA financial products and other corporate clients.

Work highlights

Advising EastPack Limited

on its $30m note issuance. The notes are EastPack's first issuance and mark its entry into the New Zealand debt market

Advising SBS Bank

on the issuance of its $150m listed bond. The listed bond is the first listed instrument for SBS Bank

Advising Infratil and Brookfield

on their $3.4b deal to acquire Vodafone NZ

Advising banks (domestic and offshore), non-bank deposit takers (including building societies and credit unions), non-bank lenders, payments providers and other financial institutions

on all matters of statutory/regulatory compliance and conduct obligations, preparing product and other disclosure documents and advising on new products. Clients include SBS Bank, Finance Now, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Bank of China, Citibank, Visa, World First, Wairarapa Building Society and Nelson Building Society

Acting for issuers and managers of regulated financial products

including SBS Bank's Tier 2 retail capital bond and listed bond, EastPack notes, Central Plains Water's Stage 1 and 2 water and infrastructure shares, North Otago Irrigation Company's water shares, Wools of New Zealand's ordinary shares and the Senior Trust Group in respect of ordinary shares & managed investment products

Advising credit providers

in relation to their obligations under the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act 2003 and associated regulations and responsible lending code

Alternate contacts

Jan Etwell

Partner, Christchurch

Jan specialises in banking and finance, commercial and company law. Her experience includes acting as instructing solicitor…

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Mark Odlin

Partner, Christchurch
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Mark specialises in corporate and commercial law and advises on a range of financial, commercial and corporate law matters, including…

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