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PRICE WATERHOUSE COOPER TOWER, LEVEL 14, 188 QUAY STREET, AUCKLAND 1010, NEW ZEALAND
Tel:
Work +64 9 375 8700
Fax:
Fax +64 9 309 4494
Email:
Web:
www.heskethhenry.co.nz
Hesketh Henry, Erich Bachmann, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND

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Erich Bachmann

Tel:
Work +64 9 375 8709
Email:
Hesketh Henry

Work Department

Corporate and M&A

Position

Erich is the firm's Managing Partner and works in the Corporate and Commercial Team. His principal areas of practice are corporate and commercial law, particularly in M&A and foreign investment. Erich also has a special interest in advertising and marketing law. He has advised a variety of international clients through the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA) where Hesketh Henry is the New Zealand member.

Career

Erich is the Managing Partner at Hesketh Henry.

Languages

Erich is fluent in German and Spanish

Member

Executive Committee Member, Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance. Board Chairman of The Lawlink Group Limited. Executive Committee Member and Immediate Past President of the New Zealand German Business Association. Institute of Directors. Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Auckland. New Zealand Law Society.

Education

LLB, University of Auckland, New Zealand


New Zealand

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Auckland firm Hesketh Henry provides specialist advice to domestic and international clients in a broad range of industries and frequently assists overseas entities moving into the Australasian market through corporate acquisitions or new ventures. Among its clients are Babcock (NZ), AECOM New Zealand, Dominion Constructors, Independent Timber Merchants Co-operative and Flexi Cards. Managing partner Erich Bachmann leads the practice and was the key lawyer for Mataura Valley Milk in handling an investment by China Animal Husbandry Group and the development of a NZ$230m dairy plant. He was assisted by senior associate Julika Wahlmann-Smith. Key partner Chris Lee advises private New Zealand companies on governance, commercial agreements, shareholder agreements, regulatory compliance and M&A transactions. For Davines, he handled the termination of the distribution agreement with the existing distributor and the negotiation of terms with a new distribution partner. Kate Telford is also recommended.

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