Chris Bargery

Partner, Auckland

BA (Hons), Durham University
MA, York University


d: +64 9 338 8302

m: +64 21 623 967


Chris is a partner in Anderson Lloyd’s corporate team. He has 25 years’ of experience advising on mergers and acquisitions (both buy and sell side), with a particular focus on private equity investments. He also has significant expertise advising on shareholder agreements, capital rasies, and corporate law matters, as well as a broad range of commercial contracts.

Chris’ clients include private equity firms (both New Zealand and international), other equity investors, and domestic and international corporates. He has significant experience across a broad range of industry sectors. His approach is to work closely with his clients and their other advisers and to form a key part of the team. He brings his extensive experience to bear in assisting clients in navigating their transactions.

Chris joined Anderson Lloyd  in 2014, having previously been a partner at another leading New Zealand law firm. Prior to this, Chris worked for an international law firm in Asia and Europe.

Chris is recognised as a leading New Zealand lawyer in a number of legal directories. Chambers & Partners (Asia Pacific) provides that Chris is described by a client as “a very strong lawyer with broad commercial experience who couples advice with pragmatic outcomes”.