18 Viaduct Harbour Avenue
Private Bag 92101
Auckland, 1142
New Zealand

+64 9 379 4196

+64 9 309 4276

Quick facts:

Number of lawyers: 107
Network memberships: Banking and Financial Services Law Association (BFSLA), Restructuring and Insolvency Turnaround Association of New Zealand (RITANZ), Institute of Finance Professional New Zealand (INFINZ), New Zealand Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (NZVCA), Hong Kong New Zealand Business Association, Resource Management Law Association (RMLA), In-house Lawyers Association of New Zealand (ILANZ), Civil Contractors New Zealand (CCNZ), Infrastructure New Zealand, Women’s Infrastructure Network (WIN)
Languages: Cantonese, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Maori, Russian, Spanish
Pro bono programme: Arts Foundation, Auckland Theatre Company, Kiwi Trust, Michael Hill International Violin Competition, Women’s Refuge

Banking and finance:
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Capital markets:
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Chris Parke – Contact this lawyer

Project development:
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Christina Sheard - Contact this lawyer
Nicky McIndoe - Contact this lawyer
Matthew Ockleston - Contact this lawyer

Restructuring and insolvency:
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Dentons Kensington Swan is one of New Zealand’s leading commercial law firms with offices in Auckland and Wellington. 

Our specialist teams collaborate across practice areas to provide complete legal solutions that are tailored to each client. We advise a wide range of clients in the public and private sector including Crown entities, SMEs through to listed companies, local subsidiaries of multi-national companies, private companies, trusts, individuals, financial institutions, corporate trustees, and iwi.

  • Banking
  • Construction and materials
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Financial services
  • Government and public policy
  • Investment management
  • Natural resources
  • Real estate
  • Social infrastructure
  • Transport

89 The Terrace
PO Box 10246
Wellington, 6143
New Zealand

T: + 64 4 472 7877
F: + 64 4 472 2291