Our accomplishments

As you would expect from a leading New Zealand law firm, our teams have won a number of legal awards. We are also internationally recognised by various top global legal directories.

 

2017

IFLR 1000 Asia Pacific: Banking and finance, Energy and infrastructure, M&A
IFLR 1000 Asia Pacific: Leading lawyer in Banking and finance: Geoff Busch

 

2016

Legal 500 Asia Pacific: Banking and finance, Corporate and M&A, Dispute resolution, Environment, Projects and resource management, Real estate and construction, Restructuring and insolvency
Legal 500 Asia Pacific: Leading individual in Banking and finance: Geoff Busch
IFLR 1000 Asia Pacific: Finance and corporate
IFLR 1000 Asia Pacific: Leading lawyer in Banking and finance: Geoff Busch
New Zealand Law Awards: Mid-size law firm of the year
New Zealand Law Awards: Employer of choice (>100 employees)

 

2015

New Zealand Law Awards: Mid-size law firm of the year
Straterra: Policy Award for outstanding contribution to policy analysis and advocacy
Legal 500 Asia Pacific: Banking and finance, Corporate and M&A, Environment, Projects and resource management, Real estate and construction, Restructuring and insolvency
IFLR 1000 Asia Pacific: Banking and finance, Restructuring and insolvency, M&A
Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific: Energy and natural resources

 

2014

New Zealand Law Awards: Mid-size law firm of the year
Euro Money Australasian Women in Business Law Awards: Best Australasian firm for talent management, Best firm in Christchurch,  Best in real estate – Kerry O’Donnell
New Zealand Lawyer Magazine ‘Hot List’: Jen Crawford and Sarah Simmers acknowledged as two of the hottest private practice lawyers in the NZ market

 

2013

Euro Money Australasian Women in Business Law Awards: Best Firm in Christchurch

Mid-size law firm of the year Employer of choice (>100 employees)