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Newly-appointed Special Counsel In Hot Demand With International Clients

Friday, 20 November 2020, 8:36 am | Chapman Tripp

New Zealand’s largest law firm, Chapman Tripp , has elevated Joshua Jones to Special Counsel, recognising the skills and impressive network of international contacts he brings to the firm’s financial restructuring and insolvency practice. With a ... More >>

New Zealand Infrastructure – Ready For Lift-off?

Monday, 16 November 2020, 8:30 am | Chapman Tripp

Pressure on all forms of infrastructure in New Zealand remains high with little evidence of physical progress in recent years. But, we may now be about to obtain lift-off, according to law firm Chapman Tripp in a publication released today . “This ... More >>

A Time For Boardrooms To Hold Their Nerve

Thursday, 5 November 2020, 8:22 am | Chapman Tripp

The opportunity is out there – created by the havoc of COVID19, underlined by the impending threat of climate change and encouraged by the Government and some of our more farsighted business leaders – to ‘build back better’. But this ... More >>

Climate Change No Longer A Mere Environmental Concern – It’s A Business Risk

Monday, 2 November 2020, 6:16 pm | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp experts have stated that management of climate risk is not about compliance and understanding climate risk is key to mid-long term strategy and resilience. Nicola Swan and Daniel Kalderimis of Chapman Tripp today publicly released their directors’ ... More >>

Legal Expert Superstars Promoted To Partner At Chapman Tripp

Friday, 30 October 2020, 7:37 am | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp’s partnership will be enhanced with the appointment of three specialist legal experts with skills not matched by any other in the New Zealand market. New Zealand’s largest law firm today announced news to promote Nicola Swan , Luke Ford ... More >>

Pip England Appointed Chief Executive Partner

Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 8:35 am | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp has appointed Pip England as the firm’s new Chief Executive Partner, succeeding Nick Wells. From 1 February 2021, Pip England will take the lead as Chief Executive Partner of Chapman Tripp, New Zealand’s largest law firm. England has ... More >>

Chapman Tripp Reinforces Sustainable Finance Expertise Advising Mercury On Financing Framework

Tuesday, 15 September 2020, 9:21 am | Chapman Tripp

Described ‘as the firm that leads’, Chapman Tripp and Mercury today jointly celebrate New Zealand’s first new retail green bond of 2020, totalling $200 million. Today’s quotation of Mercury’s MCY030 bonds on the NZX Debt Market marks the ... More >>

Will COVID-19 And Climate Change Make New Zealand More Litigious?

Thursday, 27 August 2020, 10:10 am | Chapman Tripp

The dominant narrative in Chapman Tripp’s recent Trends & Insights publication highlights that the high-change environment created by COVID-19 and climate change will put many businesses under intense financial pressure – increasing their legal ... More >>

Carbonreduce® Certification Solidifies Chapman Tripp's Commitment To Environmental Sustainability

Friday, 14 August 2020, 9:21 am | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp meets the requirements of Toitū's carbonreduce® certification programme, having measured its greenhouse gas emissions in accordance with ISO 14064-1:2006. The firm is committed to managing and reducing its carbon footprint and has developed ... More >>

A Dynamic And Fresh Look For Chapman Tripp

Friday, 7 August 2020, 7:59 am | Chapman Tripp

Today is a significant milestone for Chapman Tripp as the firm unveils its dynamic and refreshed look – a modernised visual identity that better reflects the firm’s vision, strategy and people. Clients & Markets Director, Kate Packer says, ... More >>

Chapman Tripp Finance Partner Recognised As Market Person Of The Year

Tuesday, 28 July 2020, 11:12 am | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp Finance Partner Ross Pennington has been recognised by KangaNews as a 2019 Market Person of the Year. The KangaNews Market People of the Year are noted as individuals who voters believe went above and beyond their roles to contribute ... More >>

Over $2.35 Billion Capital Raised With Chapman Tripp’s Equity Capital Markets Experts

Wednesday, 1 July 2020, 3:51 pm | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp ’s equity capital markets team has advised clients on capital raisings totalling over $2.35b since NZX Regulation released its COVID-19 relief package. Capital raising activity continues for many NZX issuers, with Chapman Tripp’s trusted ... More >>

Impact Investment Legal Experts Help Generate Social & Environmental Benefits With Financial Return

Friday, 26 June 2020, 10:36 am | Chapman Tripp

Having advised New Zealand Green Investment Finance (NZGIF) since establishment, Chapman Tripp are proud to have advised NZGIF on its investment to help Wellington’s port decarbonise. The port is the first to benefit from NZGIF’s $100m in investment ... More >>

Chapman Tripp Acts On Six Equity Capital Raisings In Response To COVID-19 To Raise Almost $2 Billion

Monday, 18 May 2020, 2:39 pm | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp has been trusted counsel on more capital raisings in response to COVID-19 than any other law firm in New Zealand. Chapman Tripp’s market leading equity capital markets team has assisted with six of the seven capital raisings over $8m by NZX ... More >>

Chapman Tripp Recognised On New Zealand’s Most Innovative Firms List

Thursday, 30 April 2020, 11:22 am | Chapman Tripp

Described as the ‘one to watch’ in New Zealand’s legaltech industry, Chapman Tripp with their technology and innovation business, Zeren , has been recognised on NZ Lawyer’s Innovative Firms list for 2020. Zeren delivers automated, legal ... More >>

First 2020 NZX New Equity Listing

Friday, 24 April 2020, 10:21 am | Chapman Tripp

Advised by Chapman Tripp, Me Today was New Zealand’s first NZX equity issuer listing in 2020 under a ‘reverse listing transaction’, after raising $1.5m growth capital from targeted investors and amongst the challenging backdrop of New Zealand’s ... More >>

Zeren, Chapman Tripp’s legal tech arm welcomes new CEO

Tuesday, 10 March 2020, 2:44 pm | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp’s technology and innovation business, Zeren, has had another successful year in driving the evolution of legal service delivery in New Zealand. This month, after considering the capabilities and structure needed to successfully deliver its ... More >>

Chapman Tripp Voted Best Workplace In New Zealand’s Legal Sector

Thursday, 13 February 2020, 3:00 pm | Chapman Tripp

New Zealand students have voted Chapman Tripp as the best New Zealand law firm to work for in a recent survey conducted by GradNewZealand. The GradNewZealand Student Survey (Top 100 Survey) was conducted to identify the most coveted employers among ... More >>

Tikanga Māori Increasingly Prevalent In New Zealand Law

Wednesday, 12 February 2020, 7:40 am | Chapman Tripp

‘Disruption and forging new pathways’ is the theme and top of mind for delegates attending Chapman Tripp’s iwi symposium today, an invitation-only event also marking the law firm’s 10th anniversary of Te Waka Ture, its specialist practice focusing ... More >>

Innovation and change abounds for equity capital markets

Thursday, 30 January 2020, 8:31 am | Chapman Tripp

New Zealand’s equity capital markets are showing signs of revival, says leading law firm Chapman Tripp , in its annual New Zealand Equity Capital Markets – Trends and Insights publication, released today. More >>