Below is a list of the top and leading Corporate Lawyer in Auckland. To help you find the best Corporate Lawyer located near you in Auckland we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Auckland’s Best Corporate Lawyer:
The top rated Corporate Lawyer in Auckland are:
- Erich Bachmann – Hesketh Henry
- Kate Telford – Hesketh Henry
- Julika Wahlmann-Smith – Hesketh Henry
- Sarah Gibbs – Hesketh Henry
- Bryan Easton – Grimshaw & Co Lawyers
Erich Bachmann – Hesketh Henry
Erich Bachmann is a highly qualified corporate lawyer working for Hesketh Henry law firm in Auckland, New Zealand. He has an LLB degree and sits as one of the German-New Zealand Chamber of Commerce board. Erich has been given the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany in September 2018 and became an honorary consul before the Federal Republic of Germany in Auckland too. The multilingual law expert is one of Hesketh Henry’s partners and heds its corporate and commercial department. He has extensive experience in business contract drafting and reviews, due diligence, business acquisitions, foreign investment, mergers, and regulatory approvals.
Business Advice, Banking & Finance, Commercial Contracts, Consumer Law, Corporate Advice & Governance, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Advertising, Promotions
“Corporate law firm located in the CBD. Handy to public transport and Downtown public car park.” –Mark Ward
Kate Telford – Hesketh Henry
Kate Telford holds both a BCom and an LLB degree. She is currently based in Auckland practising at Hesketh Henry law firm. She serves as one of the firm’s partners and part of the business advisory team. The corporate lawyer has been part of numerous law firms in the United Kingdom and Australia before moving to New Zealand. Her areas of specialization include business advice, commercial agreements, shareholder agreements, joint venture, distribution agreements, terms of trade, corporate compliances, business investments, and acquisitions.
Business Advice, Banking & Finance, Commercial Contracts, Consumer Law, Corporate Advice & Governance, Intellectual Property, Logistics & Transport, Mergers & Acquisitions
“Good advice. 5-stars.” –Paul Stubbs
Julika Wahlmann-Smith – Hesketh Henry
Julika Wahlmann-Smith graduated from the University of Auckland where she obtained both her BA and LLB degrees. In 2009, she received permission to practice from the New Zealand bar and at present fulfils a corporate lawyer post at Hesketh Henry in Auckland. The experienced corporate lawyer is a senior associate helping the business advisory team of the firm. She can help with commercial and corporate law issues. From commercial contract reviews and advising, mergers and acquisitions, to distribution agreements, terms of trade, consumer law, and advertising campaigns.
Business Advice, Intellectual Property, Corporate Advice & Governance, Consumer Law, Commercial Contracts, Advertising, Promotions
“My contact persons were Mr Bachmann and Julika. I was represented very friendly and competent in a difficult matter between Germany and New Zealand. Not only professional but also great. Thank you.” –Eve T.
Sarah Gibbs – Hesketh Henry
Sarah Gibbs is an Auckland-based corporate law specialist. She has a BCom and an LLB degree with distinction and is listed as a recommended lawyer at the Legal 500 Asia Pacific Directory 2020. Sarah became part of the Hesketh Henry team in October 2010 contributing over 4 years of business law experience upon her joining. She is a senior associate of the business advisory department and assists with all general commercial and corporate law matters. This includes manufacturing agreements, supply agreements, terms of trade, distribution agreements, licence agreements, joint ventures, acquisitions, mergers, corporate governance, security arrangements, and consumer law.
Business Advice, Corporate Advice & Governance, Consumer Law, Commercial Contracts
“Friendly staff and good at what they are doing.” –Sascha Vugrin
Bryan Easton – Grimshaw & Co Lawyers
Bryan Easton obtained his BA and LLB degrees in 1999 and eventually awarded by the University of Auckland with an LLM certification with distinction in 2007. He was admitted to the New Zealand bar in 2000 and has practised building law, business law, property and employment law throughout his career. Bryan is skilled in litigation, mediation, and arbitration. He has previously worked at Herbert Smith and Berwin Leighton Paisner, two of London’s best legal firms. Bryan is now one of Grimshaw & Co Lawyers’ partners and has a focus on issues like the law of restitution, corporate governance, agency law, and directors’ duties.
Construction Disputes, Civil & Commercial Litigation, Body Corporate, Building Defect Claims, Employment Law
“Clear line of communication and great professional advice.” –Megan W.