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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 >>

Chapman Tripp Advises Infrared Capital Partners

Thursday, 23 January 2020, 9:23 am | Chapman Tripp

InfraRed Capital Partners has sold its 40% interest in the Public Private Partnership ( PPP ) at Auckland South Corrections Facility ( ASCF ) to the AMP Capital Community Infrastructure Fund. The transaction is the first secondary PPP transaction in New ... More >>

Trade reform needed in wake of global disruption

Wednesday, 11 December 2019, 2:29 pm | Chapman Tripp

The multilateral rules-based system, including the World Trade Organisation (WTO), is more important than ever. But the system is under significant stress and its rules need to be updated to reflect innovation and global disruption, says Chapman Tripp ... More >>

Chapman Tripp wins law firm of the year

Friday, 6 December 2019, 1:43 pm | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp has been named New Zealand Law Firm of the Year at the 2019 KangaNews Awards for the fourth consecutive year. More >>

Chapman Tripp's three new partners are ground breakers

Monday, 25 November 2019, 3:30 pm | Chapman Tripp

In a busy and more demanding environment, Chapman Tripp is pleased to announce the appointment of three new partners in its Auckland and Christchurch offices, effective 1 December*. More >>

Chapman Tripp supports Mary Potter Hospice

Monday, 25 November 2019, 11:02 am | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp is proud to have provided pro bono support to Mary Potter Hospice over its plans to build an apartment complex next to its in-patient facility in Wellington. The construction project will create long-term sustainable revenue for the Hospice ... More >>

Building resilience to climate change

Thursday, 11 July 2019, 9:20 am | Chapman Tripp

Although many countries are at greater jeopardy from climate change than New Zealand, Lloyd’s has us second only to Bangladesh in terms of our exposure to national catastrophe. This largely reflects our vulnerability to earthquakes and flood. More >>

Chapman Tripp Advises Infratil on Vodafone Deal

Monday, 20 May 2019, 2:30 pm | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp advised Infratil on the $3.4b acquisition of Vodafone New Zealand and $400m capital raising. More >>

Playing a short game on the privacy bill

Thursday, 14 March 2019, 2:17 pm | Chapman Tripp

While this will make for an easy transition in the short term, it may also mean further reform is needed in a few years' time. More >>

Top 25 NZX Companies Not Reliant on Banks for Funding

Wednesday, 27 February 2019, 10:06 am | Chapman Tripp

A more cautious approach to capital within banks and higher interest rates, coupled with greater diversity of funding sources available, have driven several of the top 50 NZX-listed companies to look elsewhere for some of their funding, says Chapman ... More >>

Chapman Tripp proud to adopt formal te reo Māori policy

Thursday, 21 February 2019, 4:37 pm | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp is proud to announce it has adopted a formal te reo Māori policy. Ko te reo Māori te kākahu o te whakaaro Māori, te huarahi ki te ao tūroa, te mauri o te mana Māori. Te reo Māori is the cloak of Māori thought, the path to ... More >>

Stage set for more vibrant Equity Capital Markets

Friday, 15 February 2019, 9:10 am | Chapman Tripp

The stage is set for a rebound of New Zealand’s equity capital markets, with much brighter years now firmly in sight, Chapman Tripp says. More >>

International trade up in the air

Wednesday, 5 December 2018, 1:06 pm | Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp predicted some international trade events in 2017 and it fared well. The firm is now looking at what to expect in 2019 and foresees the rules-based trading system will continue to be challenged. More >>