Senior Solicitor, Auckland

Stephen Behrmann

Stephen Behrmann



Stephen specialises in commercial law, corporate governance and banking and finance and has over 9 years of combined international large business law firm experience in both South Africa and New Zealand.

Stephen has assisted on a number of large off-shore mergers, acquisitions and joint venture arrangements.

Stephen also has extensive experience in property finance and regularly acts for major NZ banks. 

Work highlights

Advising a major NZ bank

on a 'first for bank' hotel acquisition as a going concern property finance transaction

Advising a major NZ bank

on a 'first for bank' establishment of a wholesale funding line to a well-known NZ second tier financier

Advising a major NZ bank

on a 'first for bank' property syndicate transaction

Assisting with successful bank panel pitches

for almost all of NZ's major banks

Acting on two significant private equity global sale transactions

whilst practising in South Africa

Alternate contacts

Grant Dunn

Partner, Auckland

Grant specialises in corporate and commercial law and has over 20 years experience. He previously spent six years with the London…

  • DDI +64 9 363 0636
  • M +64 21 888 812


David Perry

Partner, Auckland

David specialises in banking and financial services, and restructuring and insolvency law. He represents banks and financial…

  • DDI +64 9 358 7020
  • M +64 21 632 268


Benjamin Sutton

Special Counsel, Auckland

Benjamin specialises in corporate and commercial law. He advises clients on a range of matters, including mergers and acquisitions (M&…

  • DDI +64 9 363 1040
  • M +64 21 288 7008