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Anthony Harper

LEVEL 6, CHORUS HOUSE, 66 WYNDHAM STREET, AUCKLAND 1140, NEW ZEALAND
Tel:
Work +64 9 920 6400
Fax:
Fax +64 9 920 9599
Email:
Web:
www.anthonyharper.co.nz
Auckland, Christchurch
Anthony Harper, Malcolm Hurley, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND

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Malcolm Hurley

Tel:
Work 03 964 5868
Email:
Anthony Harper

Work Department

Corporate Advisory

Position

Partner - Corporate Advisory

Career

Malcolm is a partner in Anthony Harper's Corporate Advisory team and has extensive experience of a wide range of corporate and commercial matters.

He has advised on many significant transactions, and is appreciated by clients as a "deal doer" with real commercial acumen. He also assists clients with a wide range of "business as usual" commercial contracts and other work.

Malcolm has a particular interest in the retail sector, and understands well the challenges and issues faced by retailers. Many of Malcolm's clients are in that sector, and he leads Anthony Harper's membership of Retail NZ.

Malcolm was recognised in the NZ Lawyer magazine's 2015 hot list as one of the country's top thirty lawyers. The list showcased those lawyers who had made a significant contribution through innovation, leadership, community contributions or playing a key role in some of the country's most significant cases or deals.

Malcolm is also recommended in the 2016 Asia Pacific Legal 500 Directory.

He led the award winning team, advising the GFG Group shareholders on their sale to Wirecard, picking up the trophy for 'Mid-size Deal of the Year', at the 2015 New Zealand Law Awards.

Languages

English

Member

Retail NZ

Education

University of Auckland BCom/LLB (Hons)


New Zealand

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Clients are ‘very happy with the service’ from Anthony Harper, which is headquartered in Christchurch. David Gould leads the team, in which ‘quiet achiever’ Chris Dann and senior associate Megan Compton (who is ‘very knowledgeable and has a good manner’) are praised by clients. The Auckland team, including managing partner Malcolm Hurley and the ‘pragmatic and helpfulGeoff Hosking, is also recommended. Hurley advised Hilton Haulage on the investment of new capital from Ngāi Tahu for a 50% stake in the company, and acted for property and equity investment company Tailorspace Investments in the acquisition of a stake in New Zealand’s largest residential homebuilder Mike Greer Homes. Hosking acted for The Selwyn Foundation in a NZ$250m social housing joint venture with Auckland Council. The firm also counts Lyttelton Port Company, Soletanche Freyssinet and Scales Corporation among its clients.

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