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Chapman Tripp Celebrates Four Promotions To Special Counsel

Friday, 15 October 2021, 6:46 am | Chapman Tripp

Four Senior Associates at Chapman Tripp have been recognised as leading practitioners in New Zealand’s legal profession with promotions to Special Counsel, appointments effective from 1 December 2021. Vonda Engels, Andrea Shepherd, Emma Dale, and Greer ... More >>

A Sweet Result For The South Island Office With Sara Lee Purchase

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 7:04 am | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp is pleased to have assisted New Zealand based investment group the South Island Office (through its investment entities) on all aspects of the AU$95m purchase of consumer favourite Sara Lee from McCain Foods. The acquisition includes ... More >>

Chapman Tripp Takes The Lead With Consulting Service

Wednesday, 4 August 2021, 6:36 am | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp responds to growing demand for combined legal and advisory work, taking the honours as New Zealand’s first large law firm to offer a local team of consultants as part of their wider legal service offering – competing head-to-head with the ... More >>

Mercury Brings Home Tilt’s Windmills

Tuesday, 3 August 2021, 9:52 am | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp is pleased to have helped Mercury NZ Limited (NZX, ASX: MCY) acquire all of Tilt Renewables Limited’s (NZX, ASX: TLT) New Zealand assets, operations and future development options. The Chapman Tripp multi-discipline team was led by ... More >>

Auckland Clubs Approve Amalgamation In Watershed Deal For The Racing Industry

Monday, 12 July 2021, 10:06 am | Chapman Tripp

Members of the Auckland Racing Club (ARC) have voted overwhelmingly in favour of ARC and Counties Racing Club (CRC) amalgamating into a new combined club, named Auckland Thoroughbred Racing Incorporated. Last week’s ARC member vote followed CRC’s ... More >>

On Ground Floor With Precinct In Innovative Deal

Monday, 21 June 2021, 11:17 am | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp is pleased to be assisting Precinct Properties New Zealand Limited in its $250 million equity raising. Precinct has agreed to acquire two Wellington office buildings – Bowen House and the Freyberg Building. The raise is in two parts; ... More >>

King Honey Sold To Me Today

Thursday, 17 June 2021, 12:10 pm | Chapman Tripp

Last week, Me Today (NZX: MEE) opened its capital raise to retail investors, to help fund its $36m acquisition of King Honey announced on 31 May 2021. Chapman Tripp partner Roger Wallis has led the team advising Me Today on the $36m acquisition of ... More >>

Pacific Radiology Makes Growth-focussed Sale

Monday, 31 May 2021, 4:25 pm | Chapman Tripp

  Chapman Tripp advised Pacific Radiology Group Limited (PRG) on all aspects of its strategic sale of a $313m stake to investment company Infratil Limited, creating a platform for PRG to accelerate growth. The transaction closed on 31 May. Pacific ... More >>

Chapman Tripp Named Chambers New Zealand Law Firm Of The Year

Friday, 16 April 2021, 12:12 pm | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp has been recognised at the 2021 Chambers Asia Pacific Awards as New Zealand Law Firm of the Year. The Chambers Asia Pacific Awards recognise law firms with pre-eminence in key jurisdictions and also reflect achievements over the past ... More >>

Big Companies Better Placed To Weather COVID-19

Wednesday, 17 March 2021, 7:59 am | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp’s latest NZX Top 50 Funding Composition report shows a “clear contrast” between the Top 25’s security position and that of the Second 25, reflecting the superior credit rating available to New Zealand’s largest companies. Chapman ... More >>

My Food Bag Plates Up With Legal Experts At Chapman Tripp

Friday, 5 March 2021, 2:56 pm | Chapman Tripp

Today marks a significant milestone for New Zealand well-known brand, My Food Bag , as it lists on the NZX Main Board and ASX following a successful initial public offering (IPO). Today marks a significant milestone for New Zealand well-known brand, ... More >>

Chapman Tripp Launch New Patent Attorney Practice

Monday, 1 March 2021, 3:00 pm | Chapman Tripp

Leading law firm Chapman Tripp has expanded into the patent attorney market with the launch of a new patent practice. Chapman Tripp Patents, launched today, extends the firm’s market-leading intellectual property practice which provides copyright, ... More >>

Hundreds Vote Outstanding Debt Market Performers – Chapman Tripp New Zealand Law Firm Of The Year

Thursday, 11 February 2021, 10:52 am | Chapman Tripp

KangaNews received votes from hundreds of those involved in the Australian and New Zealand debt markets keen to recognise the achievements of 2020's most outstanding performers. Chapman Tripp has been named New Zealand Law Firm of the Year for the ... More >>

International Trade At Crossroads In 2021

Thursday, 3 December 2020, 5:54 am | Chapman Tripp

2020 was a tough year and economic forecasts – both global and local – suggest that next year will not be easy either. But there are also positive developments, according to Chapman Tripp in its International Trade 2020 – Trends & Insights ... More >>

Chapman Tripp Wins Best Visual Identity In The Professional Services Sector

Wednesday, 2 December 2020, 11:23 am | Chapman Tripp

Previously recognised as part of the Transform Awards Asia-Pacific, this year’s awards shone a spotlight exclusively on Australia and New Zealand. Chapman Tripp, among other award winners were celebrated at a virtual awards ceremony for truly ... More >>

Tikanga Māori Supports Successful Westhaven Decision For Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei

Tuesday, 1 December 2020, 9:38 am | Chapman Tripp

In a decision made by the High Court, the Environment Court has jurisdiction to consider, and make findings about, the relative strengths of hapu and iwi relationships in an area affected by a resource consent application – delivering a successful ... More >>

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 >>