Senior Associate, Christchurch

Rebecca Green

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Rebecca specialises in commercial and corporate law and acts on a range of financial, commercial and corporate law transactions.  She has particular experience in financial markets regulation, financial product offerings and advice, corporate statutory/regulatory compliance, structuring and governance matters, commercial contracts and sale and purchase of businesses. 

Rebecca's work includes preparation of offering documents for regulated and unregulated offers of financial products, providing advice to banks and other financial institutions on financial markets and consumer law regulation, advising corporates (including co-operatives) on establishment, structuring, governance and regulatory compliance and acting on a wide range of commercial contracts. 

Work highlights

Advising Infratil and Brookfield

on their $3.4b deal to acquire Vodafone NZ

Advising registered banks, building societies, credit unions, finance companies and other financial institutions

on all matters of statutory/regulatory compliance and preparation of banking/disclosure documents.  Clients include SBS Bank, Finance Now, Visa and Nelson Building Society

Acting for issuers and managers of regulated financial products

including SBS Bank's retail capital bond, Central Plains Water's Stage 1 water and infrastructure shares, North Otago Irrigation Company's water shares, Wools of New Zealand's ordinary shares and Senior Trust Capital's ordinary shares & managed investment schemes

Advising on the formation/incorporation of companies

(including co-operative companies) and limited partnerships, and on their structuring, financing and corporate statutory/regulatory compliance, including governance related matters

Advising Pulse

in the takeover offer by Buller Electricity

Managing the due diligence process associated with capital raising

or required as a condition precedent to drawdown of banking facilities, including review of relevant contracts and securities, statutory compliance and land and/or consent related issues


Alternate contacts

Jan Etwell

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

Mark Odlin

Partner, Christchurch
Board of Management

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

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