Senior Associate, Auckland

Victoria Stillwell

Victoria Watt


Victoria specialises in corporate and commercial law, with broad experience in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate structuring, capital markets and securities transactions and commercial contracts. 

Victoria re-joined Buddle Findlay after spending several years in the corporate team at a large law firm in London.

  • Named as a Rising Star by Legal 500 for UK M&A: Lower mid-market deals, £50m – £500m for 2019 and 2020

Work highlights

Advising Nestlé Health Science

on its acquisition of The Better Health Company (which includes the brands GO Healthy and Egmont Honey)

Advising Newell Brands

on its NZ$660m acquisition of Sistema

Advising Sky Television

on its proposed NZ$3.44b acquisition of Vodafone NZ

Advising Chevron

on the sale of Chevron NZ to Z Energy

Advising a member of The Carlyle Group

on the acquisition of senior housing developer, Beechcroft Group

Advising Redde

on its recommended all-share merger with Northgate by means of a court sanctioned scheme of arrangement

Alternate contacts

Nick Bragg

Partner, Auckland

Nick specialises in corporate and commercial law with considerable experience across a broad range of mergers and acquisitions…

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Sarah McEwan

Partner, Auckland

Sarah specialises in corporate and commercial law with a broad range of experience in capital markets and securities transactions…

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Lisette Hood

Partner, Auckland

Lisette specialises in corporate and commercial law, with particular emphasis on commercial contracting, corporate governance and merge…

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