Updates

Bailey, Danielle
16 Sep 19

Danielle is a Senior Solicitor in our Property Team and is based out of our Auckland office. Danielle is interested in all aspects of property law and has particular experience advising on commercial leasing, complex subdivisions and development, and commercial acquisitions and disposals matters. Danielle ...

Clark-Tahana, Awhina
20 Aug 19

Awhina is a Solicitor in our Litigation Team and specialises in Civil Litigation. She began with Anderson Lloyd as a Law Clerk in our Dunedin office in February 2019, and progressed to Solicitor after being admitted to the bar in July the same year. Awhina ...

Bird, Amy
7 Aug 19

Amy is a Solicitor in our Corporate Commercial Team. She began with Anderson Lloyd as a Law Clerk in our Queenstown office at the end of 2018, and progressed to Solicitor after being admitted to the bar in July 2019. Amy studied at the University ...

Kennedy, Alyssa
6 Aug 19

Alyssa is a Solicitor in our Corporate Commercial Team. She specialises in projects and infrastructure law. Alyssa began with Anderson Lloyd as a Law Clerk in our Auckland office at the end of 2018, and progressed to Solicitor after being admitted to the bar in ...

Fillion, Amélie
1 Aug 19

Amélie is an Associate in Anderson Lloyd’s Construction team and is based out of our Auckland office. She specialises in construction, energy, infrastructure and projects and has gained experience in the delivery of infrastructure projects in New Zealand and renewable projects in Australia. Prior to ...

Smith, Britt
16 Jul 19

Britt is a Legal Executive working in our Queenstown Corporate and Commercial Team under the supervision of Bryan Henderson. She enjoys working on larger scale property developments and creating strong relationships with those she works with. Britt initially joined the firm in 2007 as an ...

White,Charlotte
6 Jun 19

Charlotte joined Anderson Lloyd as a Senior Solicitor in our Property and Private Client Team in June 2019 and is based out of our Dunedin office. She specialises in general property matters, trusts and estate planning. Charlotte studied at the University of Otago and graduated ...

Wan, Anita
6 Jun 19

Anita joined our Property and Private Client Team as a Senior Solicitor in June 2019, and is based out of our Auckland office. Anita is interested in all aspects of conveyancing and commercial property law and she is especially passionate about guiding first home buyers ...

McClean, Sarah
13 May 19

Sarah is an Associate in our Litigation Team. She specialises in Dispute Resolution, Employment and Health and Safety law. Sarah graduated from the University of Otago in 2009 with a Bachelor of Laws (with Honours) and Bachelor of Arts (with Honours, majoring in French). She ...

Sloan, Anna
6 May 19

Anna joined Anderson Lloyd in May 2019 as a Solicitor in our Corporate Commercial team. She is based out of the Auckland office. Anna specialises in commercial and property law and has particular experience in sale/purchase of businesses and commercial property, leasing, limited partnerships and ...

Hammer, Melissa
29 Apr 19

Melissa is a Senior Associate in our Litigation Team. She is a specialist dispute resolution lawyer with broad expertise having worked as both a Crown prosecutor and civil litigator. Melissa has extensive experience acting on criminal and regulatory prosecutions, as well as insolvency, insurance, contractual, ...

Pearce, Megan
15 Apr 19

Megan is a Senior Associate in Anderson Lloyd’s Corporate Commercial team. She has accumulated broad experience advising on corporate and commercial matters, and has specialist expertise in commercial contracting with an ICT focus, fund raising for early stage companies as well as advising in respect ...

Roth-Biester, Derek
15 Apr 19

Derek is a partner in Anderson Lloyd’s corporate and commercial team. He advises a range of domestic and international clients on corporate transactions, with particular expertise in private equity and venture capital, where Derek acts for fund managers and investors as well as the New ...

Frame, Jessica
18 Feb 19

Jessica is a Senior Solicitor in our Litigation team and is based out of the Dunedin office. She graduated in 2012 from the University of Otago, with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts (Majoring in History). Jessica was admitted to the bar in ...

Williams, Josh
11 Feb 19

Josh is a Senior Associate in our corporate and commercial team, and is based out of our Christchurch office. He is a specialist corporate and commercial lawyer with experience in both New Zealand and Australia advising on a broad range of matters including; corporate mergers ...

Giles, Roisin
21 Jan 19

Roisin is a Solicitor in our Resource Management team, and is based out of our Queenstown office. She began with Anderson Lloyd as a Law Clerk in January 2018, and progressed to her current position of Solicitor in November later that year after being admitted ...

Montague, Brittany
3 Dec 18

Brittany joined Anderson Lloyd’s Auckland office as an Associate in the Property and Private Client team in December 2018. Prior to joining Anderson Lloyd, Brittany was an Associate at Kensington Swan. Brittany advises on all aspects of property law but has particular expertise in commercial ...

Christie, Alex
28 Nov 18

Alex is a solicitor in our Auckland office working within the Corporate Commercial team. She began as a Law Clerk in November 2017 and was admitted to the bar in November 2018. Alex studied at the University of Otago and graduated with a Bachelor of ...

Thomson, Olivia
27 Nov 18

Olivia is a Solicitor in our Finance and Banking team. She began with Anderson Lloyd as a Summer Clerk in the Dunedin office at the end of 2016, and returned to the firm's Auckland office as a Law Clerk after graduating in February 2018. Olivia ...

Lomas, Barbara
16 Nov 18

Barbara is an experienced construction lawyer in Anderson Lloyd's Construction team. She has a broad range of construction and infrastructure projects knowledge both in New Zealand and overseas and has previously worked at Baker & McKenzie in their Melbourne and Singapore offices and as an ...

Kearney, Caitlin
9 Oct 18

Caitlin is a Solicitor in our Property and Private Client team and is based out of the Dunedin office. She graduated in 2017 from the University of Otago, with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts (Majoring in Politics), and began as a Law ...

McArthur, Siobhán
17 Jul 18

Siobhán is a Solicitor in the Queenstown Litigation team after beginning as a Law Clerk in January 2018. She specialises in civil and commercial litigation, employment, and criminal law. Siobhán graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts ...

Duggan, Jaime
25 Jun 18

Jaime is a Solicitor in our Corporate and Commercial team. She began with Anderson Lloyd as a Summer Clerk in the Christchurch office in November 2016, and returned as a Law Clerk after graduating in December 2017. Jaime was admitted to the bar in June ...

Scott, Riley
23 Feb 18

Riley began as a Law Clerk in the Auckland commercial property team in July 2017 and was admitted to the bar in February 2018. He studied at the University of Auckland where he completed a Bachelor of Laws with honours specialising in commercial law and ...

Stone, Lois
7 Feb 18

Lois joined Anderson Lloyd as a Senior Solicitor in our Property and Private Client team in January 2018. Her areas of expertise include corporate and commercial, private client, property and development, and wills and estate administration. Lois studied at the University of Canterbury graduating with a Bachelor ...

Kerr, Emma
5 Feb 18

Emma is a Senior Associate in Anderson Lloyd’s Corporate Commercial team. She is a specialist banking and finance lawyer with experience in both New Zealand and the United Kingdom advising on a broad range of transactions including; leverage finance, fund financing and corporate investment grade ...

Cowan, James
15 Jan 18

James joined Anderson Lloyd's Dunedin office as a Senior Solicitor in the specialist employment/litigation team in January 2018. He came across having gained experience as a Solicitor at Kensington Swan and a Manager in Deloitte's Forensic investigations team. James' areas of expertise include employment, civil ...

Toomey, Georgina
15 Jan 18

Georgina is a senior associate in the corporate and commercial team and is based in Anderson Lloyd's Christchurch office.  Before joining Anderson Lloyd in January 2018, Georgina was a senior associate at Harmos Horton Lusk and a solicitor at Russell McVeagh both in Auckland. Georgina's ...

Farrow, John
2 Nov 17

John joined Anderson Lloyd in November 2017 with over 25 years’ experience as a lawyer and of those 19 as a partner. After studying at the University of Otago, he graduated with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts (majoring in English). John was ...

Adams-Cook, Reuben
30 Oct 17

Reuben began as a Law Clerk in the Christchurch Corporate Commercial team in January 2017. He graduated from the University of Canterbury with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and a Bachelor of Arts (Majoring in Psychology). Reuben was admitted to the bar in October 2017. ...

Hume, Nick
30 Oct 17

Nick began as a Law Clerk in the Christchurch Property and Private Client team in February 2017. He graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Laws, and was admitted to the bar in October 2017.

O’Brien, Charlotte
30 Oct 17

Charlotte is a Senior Solicitor in our Litigation team. Her areas of expertise include dispute resolution and insurance law. Charlotte began as a Solicitor in the Christchurch office in October 2017. Prior to Charlotte's position at Anderson Lloyd, she worked as a Solicitor at Grimshaw ...

Pfahlert, Rachel
27 Oct 17

Rachel joined Anderson Lloyd as a law clerk in the Queenstown office in January 2017. She was admitted to the bar in July 2017, and after moving back to Canterbury is now a Solicitor within the Litigation team. Rachel studied at the University of Canterbury ...

Brown, Celeste
27 Oct 17

Celeste began as a Law Clerk in the corporate commercial team in April and was admitted to the bar in September 2017. She studied at the University of Canterbury and graduated with a Bachelor of Laws with honours and a Bachelor of Science (Majoring in ...

Norris, Rion
27 Oct 17

Rion is a senior associate in the dispute resolution team in our Christchurch office. He has broad experience advising on dispute resolution and insurance related matters. Rion was admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2006 and admitted as a barrister and solicitor ...

Woods, Rowan
28 Aug 17

Rowan began as a Law Clerk in the Christchurch Litigation team in March 2017. She graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Science (Majoring in Zoology), and was admitted to the bar in July 2017. Rowan is ...

Blair, Sirena
28 Aug 17

Mapson, Rebekah
28 Aug 17

Rebekah began as a Solicitor in the Dunedin property and private client team in August 2017. She studied at the University of Otago and graduated with a Bachelor of Laws, a Bachelor of Arts (Majoring in Psychology) and a Bachelor of Music (First Class Honours) ...

Allen, Matt
10 Jul 17

Matt started with Anderson Lloyd as a Summer Clerk in the Dunedin office in 2016 and is now a Solicitor in the Queenstown office. He is part of the Commercial team and has strong interest in the property sector. Matt assists with all aspects of ...

Paterson, Alan
7 Jul 17

Alan joined Anderson Lloyd in June 2017, having previously been a partner at Russell McVeagh, and has extensive experience in all areas of property law. He specialises in project development (including retail and mixed-use developments), construction contracts and major commercial property leasing transactions. He also ...

Cassidy, Georgia
7 Jul 17

Georgia is a Solicitor in the Dunedin Resource Management team. She specialises in environmental law, planning and natural resources and has experience working on local government, water, transport and heritage related issues. After graduating with a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Science from ...

Williams, Dan
7 Jul 17

Dan is a Partner who advises on all aspects of property law, with a particular focus on assisting clients with: forestry acquisitions and disposals; mixed-use developments; commercial and industrial leasing; and advising clients on Overseas Investment Act 2005 applications.   Dan works hard to help ...

Zepa, Felicia
7 Jul 17

Felicia joined Anderson Lloyd's Christchurch Commercial team as a Legal Executive in April 2017. After completing a Bachelor of Laws at Vasile Goldis West University, she was admitted to the bar in Romania (2006). Following this she went on to complete a Masters in Elaborate ...

Wallace, Kathryn
7 Jul 17

Kathryn is an Associate in the Property and Private Client Team who specialises in commercial property matters. With a background in commercial law, she also has expertise in a broad range of areas including share and asset sales, shareholders agreements, banking and finance and general ...

Lang, Ania
7 Jul 17

Ania is a Senior Solicitor in our commercial team. Working under the supervision of partner Bryan Henderson, Ania specialises in corporate and commercial matters and enjoys working closely with clients to provide pragmatic legal solutions that are tailored to each client's commercial needs. Ania gained ...

Brown, Rachel
7 Jul 17

Rachel is a specialist banking and finance lawyer, with experience in New Zealand and the UK. Rachel has recently returned from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London joining Anderson Lloyd's commercial team as a Senior Associate. Prior to that, Rachel worked at Mayne Wetherell in Auckland. ...

O’Dea, Steve
7 Jul 17

Steve advises clients on a wide range of corporate and commercial matters, with particular specialism in construction, intellectual property and technology. Since graduating from the University of Bristol in 2009, Steve has worked for national and international law firms in both Singapore and London and ...

Pfeifer, Katrina
7 Jul 17

Katrina specialises in litigation and dispute resolution, and has particular experience dealing with issues involving fraud and corruption, insolvency, debt recovery, and employment law. Having started her career at a large national firm and working for the Serious Fraud Office for a number of years ...

Walker, Pip
7 Jul 17

Pip specialises in environmental and planning law. She first began working for Anderson Lloyd in 2002. Pip has experience working across a broad sector of resource management issues including applying for concessions and being involved in Management Plan processes under the Conservation Act, appearing at ...

Buchan, Sam
7 Jul 17

Sam specialises in corporate and commercial law, working with a number of clients in different fields. Sam graduated from the University of Otago in 2012. He worked outside of the legal industry for two years with Animation Research Limited, providing three dimensional graphics to the ...

Barnes, Lily
7 Jul 17

Lily is an Associate in our Property and Private Client team and has experience advising on private client and property matters including conveyancing and land laws. She also has expertise in the corporate and commercial legal field including advising on irrigation scheme matters and business ...

Roe, Eva
7 Jul 17

Eva is an Associate in our Property and Private Client team. She specialises in both commercial and property law, and has a background in banking and finance. Eva relocated to Queenstown in March 2016, to join Anderson Lloyd’s commercial and property team, after spending three ...

Houghton, Charlotte
7 Jul 17

Charlotte specialises in litigation and dispute resolution, with particular expertise in personal and corporate insolvency, debt recovery, and security enforcement. Charlotte also has expertise in dispute resolution between directors, shareholders and trustees, and disputes involving negligent valuations and commercial leasing. Charlotte also advises clients in ...

Hill, Rosie
7 Jul 17

Rosie specialises in resource management law reform, including topics such as regional and district planning processes, and national regulations, including national policy statements and national environmental standards. Rosie joined our Queenstown resource management team in September 2015, having spent two years as an in-house solicitor ...

McPhail, Laura
7 Jul 17

Laura specialise in corporate and commercial matters with a focus on business structures, including companies, partnerships, limited partnerships and incorporated societies. She also advises on business and property transactions (including financing), both routine and complex. Having worked for Anderson Lloyd in 2013 Laura joined Anderson ...

Thomas, Jackie
7 Jul 17

Jackie joined Anderson Lloyd as an office junior more than 10 years ago. She has since worked as a legal secretary, before qualifying as a Registered Legal Executive in 2010. She helps clients with the sale, purchase and refinancing of residential properties, as well as ...

Smith, Nadine
7 Jul 17

Nadine joined Anderson Lloyd’s Dunedin office in 2000, having qualified as a Registered Legal Executive in 1996. She assists clients with the sale and purchase of residential properties, trusts, subdivisions, retirement villages and personal client matters. Nadine is a Fellow of the New Zealand Institute ...

Funnell, Emma
7 Jul 17

Emma is a local to Queenstown and joined Anderson Lloyd in 2012 after obtaining her Diploma in Business. She then went on to qualify as a Registered Legal Executive in 2014. Emma works largely on project transaction work and specialises in bulk conveyancing transactions for ...

Murray, Alana
7 Jul 17

Alana oversees Anderson Lloyd’s trust accounting, business support, financial planning, controllership, and finance teams. She joined Anderson Lloyd from Deloitte, where she held a senior advisory role providing leadership, financial advice, strategy and related expertise to a wide range of organisations of various scale and ...

Trixl, Anton
7 Jul 17

Anton is a specialist in the energy, natural resources and infrastructure sectors. Since 2004 he has been advising clients on transactions in these sectors, in over 30 countries, including project development and project financing, public private partnerships, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, construction, and a ...

Maher, Bede
7 Jul 17

Bede is a Senior Associate in corporate advisory, and has experience advising on equity investments, mergers and acquisitions, shareholder agreements, and general corporate matters, including significant experience with commercial contracts. Bede also has experience advising on, and obtaining consents under, the Overseas Investment Act 2005. ...

Brooking, Rachel
7 Jul 17

Rachel is experienced in environmental and local government law, has worked in the United Kingdom, and for New Zealand’s Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment. She joined Anderson Lloyd in 2002 and is based in the Dunedin office. Due to her experience working for industry, conservation ...

Booker, Alex
7 Jul 17

Alex has significant experience advising on transactions, property developments and project consenting. She joined Anderson Lloyd in April 2013 having previously worked with leading law firms in Auckland and Wellington. Alex likes to make things happen. She enjoys developing effective strategy to achieve the required ...

Rooney, Brenton
7 Jul 17

Brenton is an Associate in our Personal and Private Client Team with a keen interest in all property and trust law. Brenton has experience advising clients on a wide range of matters and with his farming background, enjoys helping our rural clients achieve their personal ...

Henderson, Fiona
7 Jul 17

Fiona is a member of the commercial team, advising on a number of matters including residential and commercial property transactions, commercial leasing, property matters affecting irrigation schemes and financial markets compliance. She joined the firm's Christchurch office in 2014 and was admitted to the bar ...

Davidson, Anna
7 Jul 17

Anna is an Associate in our Litigation team. She advises clients on a broad range of matters including employment, commercial disputes and insurance, and enjoys the variety of work she is involved in. Anna joined Anderson Lloyd’s Christchurch office in May 2014 as a Solicitor, ...

Mosley, Kelsi
7 Jul 17

Kelsi is an Associate in our Corporate and Commercial team. She specialises in corporate and commercial matters including banking & finance, commercial property, partnerships, personal property, mergers & acquisitions, financial markets law and debt recovery. Kelsi also has experience in matters relating to local government ...

Busch, Geoff
7 Jul 17

Geoff has particular expertise in acquisition, project, corporate, structured and property finance and debt capital markets transactions. Geoff acts regularly for international and domestic banks, financial institutions and borrowers/issuers on high profile transactions across a range of sectors. He also provides general banking and finance ...

Holden, David
7 Jul 17

David is a specialist infrastructure and construction lawyer with nearly 15 years’ experience in New Zealand and the UK, advising on social and economic infrastructure, power generation and construction projects and social housing projects. David joined Anderson Lloyd as a partner in July 2014 having ...

Bargery, Chris
7 Jul 17

Chris is a partner in Anderson Lloyd’s corporate and commercial team. He specialises in mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, shareholder and joint venture agreements, general corporate matters and a wide variety of commercial contracts. Chris provides advice to a broad range of clients, including ...

Munro, Simon
7 Jul 17

Simon is head of the Anderson Lloyd Christchurch litigation team and has specialised as a litigator since his admission to the bar in 1999. He advises clients on commercial disputes involving a wide variety of matters, including complex commercial contracts, building and construction, insurance, company ...

Weir, Sarah-Jane
7 Jul 17

Sarah-Jane provides specialist advice in the information technology, intellectual property, charitable, contracts and tendering fields, as well as in general commercial work, including commercial entity structuring. She has industry expertise in the utilities sectors, including energy and telecommunications, in data usage, including protection and privacy ...

Goodman, David
7 Jul 17

David is a member of Anderson Lloyd’s corporate and commercial team, advising on commercial, governance and corporate law matters. His work includes mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, insolvencies, corporate structuring, and negotiating and preparing commercial agreements. David joined Anderson Lloyd as a Partner in November ...

Huse, Robert
7 Jul 17

Robert specialises in commercial and property law, with expertise and interest in commercial leasing, subdivisions, complex property development (including unit title and shared ownership/resident association developments), property sale and purchase, Overseas Investment Office advice, commercial structuring (including trusts) and wine industry-related matters. Prior to joining ...

Clarke, Peter
7 Jul 17

Peter is an Estates Manager and joined the firm more than 30 years ago, after working as a Trust Officer at Perpetual Trustees for more than 15 years. He assists our clients with estate and trust administration, advises on wills and enduring powers of attorney, ...

O’Connor, Tracey
7 Jul 17

Tracey is Anderson Lloyd’s Operations Manager, based in Dunedin. Her experience encompasses working for a range of professional service businesses within the share-broking, investment advisory, insurance, brokering and legal sectors in Invercargill, Dunedin, Auckland and Sydney. Tracey is a highly organised and responsive professional, who ...

Eveleigh, Sarah
7 Jul 17

Sarah specialises in resource management and local government law. She advises clients on a broad range of matters including consenting, compliance, planning processes and due diligence. She has been practicing in Christchurch since 2006. Sarah has particular expertise in freshwater management and agribusiness. Sarah has ...

Scott, Helen
7 Jul 17

Helen is in the litigation team and has worked for Anderson Lloyd since 2000. Primarily, she works on insurance and professional indemnity matters, risk management, ecclesiastical law, and insolvency matters. Her expertise in ecclesiastical law is a rare specialty in New Zealand. This work, for ...

Watt, Nathan
7 Jul 17

Nathan is an Associate in our Property and Private Client team specialising commercial property and land law. Nathan has been with Anderson Lloyd since 2012 and also gained experience within our commercial and resource management teams. Nathan qualified with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor ...

Rutherford, Walter
7 Jul 17

Walter is a specialist in property, trusts and asset protection, personal client services and rural advisory. He has particular expertise in the primary industry sector and succession planning. Walter has been with Anderson Lloyd since 1964. He began specialising in commercial work in the 1970s, ...

Robb, Vanessa
6 Jul 17

Vanessa is a Partner in our Property and Private Client team. She joined Anderson Lloyd’s Queenstown office in August 2004, and moved to the Dunedin office in early 2019. Vanessa is a property specialist with expertise in rural property, subdivisions and property transactions, estate planning ...

Moore, Alistair
6 Jul 17

Alistair specialises in commercial property. Having held a practising certificate for more than 40 years, he also has considerable and wide-ranging experience in many areas of the law. This breadth of experience allows him to identify core issues and achieve solutions . Alistair’s work in ...

Pearson, Sophan
6 Jul 17

Sophan is an Associate in the banking and finance and commercial teams. She undertakes advisory work for banks and other lenders, and advises borrowers in financing transactions as part of her broader corporate and commercial law practice. Sophan graduated from the University of Otago in 2008 with ...

Crawford, Jen
6 Jul 17

Jen has over 20 years’ national and international legal experience in project consenting and planning, along with governance experience in the Canterbury region. She has considerable expertise in due diligence and transactional work, infrastructure projects, urban redevelopment and agribusiness. Jen joined Anderson Lloyd in 2003 ...

Henderson, Bryan
6 Jul 17

Bryan is a commercial lawyer with more than 30 years of experience in business structuring and unique transactions. He has expertise in less traditional business structures such as limited partnerships. He is a specialist in the tourism sector, and the fishing industry. Bryan is also ...

Baker-Galloway, Maree
6 Jul 17

Maree specialises in environmental and planning law, specifically the Resource Management Act 1991, Conservation Act 1987 and related legislation. She joined Anderson Lloyd in 2002. Maree is based in Queenstown and has a national practice and profile in resource management and environmental issues and collaborative ...

Kerr, Mike
6 Jul 17

Mike is a partner in the commercial team where he advises clients on a range of legal matters, specialising in property development, construction and commercial property. Mike provides advice to a broad range of clients including developers of commercial and mixed use developments, commercial property ...

Knowles, Sharon
6 Jul 17

Sharon specialises in commercial property, with a focus on corporate and local authority work. She joined Anderson Lloyd in 2002 and is based in the Dunedin office. Sharon's property practice includes some of Dunedin's and the South Island's largest property and infrastructure owners and local ...

Greenaway, Richard
6 Jul 17

Richard is an experienced senior executive, with extensive expertise across the professional and financial services industries, both within New Zealand and Australia.He joined Anderson Lloyd as Chief Executive in 2012, while his experience in financial services includes senior positions within retail banking, business banking, property ...

Garbett, Michael
6 Jul 17

Michael specialises in local government and resource management law, having practiced in these areas with Anderson Lloyd since 1998. His work is a combination of district plan development, Environment Court cases, strategic advice on governance for councils, expertise on compliance with legislation, and policy advice. ...

O’Donnell, Kerry
6 Jul 17

Kerry is a commercial property specialist, with a focus on property and project developments. She has always wanted to specialise in commercial law and began her law practice at a time when there was significant growth in property development – the beginning of the ‘developers’ ...

Johnston, Ben
6 Jul 17

Ben is an experienced commercial lawyer, with particular expertise in company, banking and insolvency, securities law and commercial transactions. He has worked in New Zealand and London and advised on a range of corporate and commercial law issues, including a number of high-profile projects and ...

Couling, Malcolm
6 Jul 17

Malcolm is a Senior Associate in our Litigation team. He specialises in employment law and health and safety, and has particular expertise resolving disputes through mediation and negotiation, which often require a more lateral and creative approach. Malcolm’s professional career started in the specialist field ...

Pankhurst, Kelly
6 Jul 17

Kelly has spent 15 years working within human resources, and has a broad range of experience covering both the strategic and operational aspects of this area. At Anderson Lloyd, Kelly looks after recruitment and attraction, internal brand, culture and engagement, remuneration, and staff benefits. She ...

Bendikson, Heidi
6 Jul 17

Heidi has experience in all aspects of commercial law, with a focus on commercial property law. Heidi has been with Anderson Lloyd since 2008, following her admission to the bar. Her previous work experience includes legal assistance in London and Vancouver, and editor for a ...

McMillan, Fiona
6 Jul 17

Fiona’s career started in the education sector, including a Post Graduate Diploma in Child Advocacy, and teaching at primary schools in Otago and the United Kingdom, before moving into law. She joined Anderson Lloyd in 2007 and is based in the Dunedin office. Fiona believes ...

Simmers, Sarah
6 Jul 17

Sarah is a Partner in the commercial department and has been with Anderson Lloyd since 2002. She advises clients on a range of corporate law matters, including business acquisitions, divestments, restructurings and insolvencies, drafting and advising on commercial contracts, and providing legislative compliance advice. New ...

McLeod, Anne
6 Jul 17

Anne has been a partner at Anderson Lloyd since 2002, and has been located in both our Christchurch and Dunedin offices. Anne is a corporate commercial lawyer who enjoys working in a collaborative fashion with her clients to obtain the desired outcome. She specialises in ...

Barton, Frazer
6 Jul 17

Frazer Barton is Chairman of partners at Anderson Lloyd and heads the Otago litigation team. He has always been a litigation specialist, enjoying the challenge of court work and advocacy. Frazer has appeared at all levels of the law, from District Court to Privy Council ...