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Russell McVeagh Named Large Law Firm Of The Year And Employer Of Choice At NZ Law Awards

Friday, 11 December 2020, 2:58 pm | Russell McVeagh

· Debt Market Deal of the Year – Excellence Award for LGFA syndicated bond offers: Led by Banking and Finance partner Deemple Budhia , Russell McVeagh's team advised on the LGFA syndicated bonds offer, which comprised LGFA's first two syndicated offers ... More >>

5 New Market-leading Partners For Russell McVeagh

Tuesday, 1 December 2020, 10:02 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has today announced the promotions of two of its standout lawyers, Michael Taylor and Simon Pilkinton , who join the firm's partnership effective 1 December 2020. The appointment of Michael and Simon continues to build depth in the ... More >>

Guidance For Boards Amidst The Pandemic

Wednesday, 18 November 2020, 8:24 am | Russell McVeagh

Leading law firm Russell McVeagh has today released analysis of announcements made by the constituent members of the NZX 20, in its 'Governance challenges amidst the pandemic' report, to provide insight on current practices relating to providing earnings ... More >>

Russell McVeagh Advises On World-leading Natural Disaster Insurance Claims Model

Thursday, 12 November 2020, 9:27 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has been working alongside the Earthquake Commission (EQC) on a project that will see EQC work in partnership with private insurers to improve customer experience and support New Zealanders through natural disasters in future. Announced ... More >>

Russell McVeagh Advises On Scentre Group's Inaugural US$3b Subordinated Hybrid Notes Issue

Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 8:34 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has acted as part of a multi-jurisdictional team to assist Scentre Group, owner and operator of Westfield in Australia and New Zealand, on its US$3.0 billion subordinated hybrid note issue in the United States market. Working alongside ... More >>

Russell McVeagh advises ANZ on completion of UDC sale

Tuesday, 1 September 2020, 12:04 pm | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has advised ANZ Bank on its NZ$762 million sale of UDC Finance to Japan's Shinsei Bank, which closed today. Partners Ian Beaumont , Deemple Budhia and Fred Ward led the transaction, working closely with senior associates Jesse Fairley ... More >>

Russell McVeagh Advises UDC On $2 Billion Auto And Equipment Finance-backed Securitisation

Tuesday, 1 September 2020, 11:54 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has advised UDC on the establishment of its landmark $2 billion AAA rated auto and equipment finance-backed syndicated securitisation programme, New Zealand's largest ever non-bank securitisation. Partner Deemple Budhia , working ... More >>

Russell McVeagh Assists Clients With Significant Transactions In Challenging Environment

Tuesday, 9 June 2020, 9:55 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has continued to assist clients with a number of notable transactions throughout the lockdown, helping to deliver results in what has been a turbulent environment for many corporates. National Practice Group Chair for Corporate Advisory ... More >>

Russell McVeagh Advises On ANZ's Sale Of UDC

Friday, 5 June 2020, 11:37 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh is pleased to have advised ANZ Bank New Zealand Limited (ANZ NZ) on the sale of its asset finance business, UDC Finance Limited, to Japan's Shinsei Bank for NZ$762 million. ANZ NZ's sale of UDC forms part of its strategy to simplify ... More >>

Russell McVeagh Promotes Property & Construction Expert To Partner

Friday, 3 April 2020, 9:31 am | Russell McVeagh

Property and construction expert Caleb Hensman has joined the Russell McVeagh partnership. Caleb started at the firm as a solicitor in 2011, and following a stint overseas, progressed to the role of senior solicitor in June 2015 and senior associate in December ... More >>

Russell McVeagh Expands Team With Senior Appointments In Property & Construction, Litigation

Tuesday, 3 March 2020, 2:18 pm | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh recently added three senior members to its team, with Special Counsel Spencer Naicker and Brigette Shone, and Senior Associate Patrick Tumelty, joining the firm in February. Special Counsel Spencer Naicker has joined the firm's Property ... More >>

Acclaimed litigator Kirsten Massey joins Russell McVeagh

Monday, 24 February 2020, 10:18 am | Russell McVeagh

After 15 years working abroad, litigation expert Kirsten Massey has been welcomed back to Russell McVeagh as the firm's newest partner. More >>

Sarah Keene a 'Star Individual' for Competition/Antitrust

Friday, 20 December 2019, 2:03 pm | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh Partner Sarah Keene has been named a 'Star Individual' by Chambers and Partners - the only individual in New Zealand to have received this ranking for Competition/Antitrust. More >>

Sarah Keene a 'Star Individual' for Competition/Antitrust

Friday, 20 December 2019, 1:50 pm | Russell McVeagh

Sarah Keene a 'Star Individual' for Competition/Antitrust Russell McVeagh Partner Sarah Keene has been named a 'Star Individual' by Chambers and Partners - the only individual in New Zealand to have received this ranking for Competition/Antitrust. ... More >>

Russell McVeagh announces new senior associates

Monday, 2 December 2019, 12:11 pm | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has today announced the appointment of Senior Associate Jeremy Upson to its Litigation team in Wellington. More >>

Liz Blythe named NZ's top young private practice talent

Friday, 22 November 2019, 2:56 pm | Russell McVeagh

Technology Partner Liz Blythe has been honoured with the title 'Young Private Practice Lawyer of the Year' at the 2019 New Zealand Law Awards. More >>

Russell McVeagh celebrates wins at NZ Law Awards

Friday, 22 November 2019, 11:48 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has been named New Zealand's top deal firm at the 2019 New Zealand Law Awards, and has been recognised for its role in several of the country's top transactions. Partner Liz Blythe topped off what was already a stellar night for ... More >>

Spark completes restructure of Southern Cross

Monday, 7 October 2019, 10:35 am | Russell McVeagh

Southern Cross Cable Network and its shareholders have now signed agreements and received regulatory approval for the build of the NEXT undersea data cable (SX NEXT), a new approximately US$300m internet cable between New Zealand, the United States ... More >>

Russell McVeagh partnership promotion for Will Irving

Friday, 19 July 2019, 2:01 pm | Russell McVeagh

Commercial litigation and dispute resolution lawyer Will Irving has been promoted from senior associate to partner at Russell McVeagh. Based in the firm's Auckland office, Will's particular specialties include disputes and advisory work across the ... More >>

Russell McVeagh Tax team win big at Asia Tax Awards

Friday, 10 May 2019, 9:54 am | Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh has been recognised as New Zealand's top tax firm, winning the New Zealand Tax Firm of the Year award at the International Tax Review Asia Tax Awards last night. For the fourth year in a row, the firm was also named the New Zealand ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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