Sarah specialises in corporate and commercial law with a broad range of experience in capital markets and securities transactions, mergers and acquisitions and complex commercial contracts.
Prior to joining Buddle Findlay, Sarah worked as a transaction director in the capital markets and loan execution team of one of New Zealand's largest banks. Sarah has also spent several years working at another large New Zealand law firm and in both private practice and in house roles in London.
(as Arranger and Joint Lead Manager) on various wholesale and retail debt capital markets transactions
on its acquisition of Telstra's New Zealand business
Advising the Joint Lead Managers
and Bookrunners on the initial public offering of the Fonterra Shareholders Fund
Acting for Blackstone Group
on the acquisition by its private equity funds of the Burger King business in New Zealand
Advising Crown Fibre Holdings
a government owned investment vehicle, on the initial roll out of New Zealand's ultra-fast broadband initiative
Advising banks, other financial institutions and private equity funds
in relation to leveraged and acquisition finance for mergers and acquisitions