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Tompkins Wake

WESSTPAC HOUSE, LEVEL 8, 430 VICTORIA STREET, PO BOX 258, HAMILTON, NEW ZEALAND
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Work +64 7 839 4771
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Fax +64 7 839 4855
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Web:
www.tompkinswake.co.nz
Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Tauranga
Tompkins Wake, Philip Monahan, Hamilton, NEW ZEALAND

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Philip Monahan

Tel:
Work +64 7 834 6250
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Web:
tompkinswake.co.nz/people/philip-monahan/
Tompkins Wake

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Senior Associate

Career

Philip is a senior corporate lawyer experienced in advising clients on complex transactions.

Advising domestic and international clients on corporate and commercial matters, Philip's experience includes mergers and acquisitions, company restructurings, shareholders' agreements , corporate governance, commercial contracts and financing.

Philip works across a number of sectors and industries and has significant experience in electricity/infrastructure and telecommunications.

Philip has been practicing law since 2004 and joined Tompkins Wake in 2012, after working in London for 'Magic Circle' firm Baker McKenzie. 

Education

BSC, LLB (Hons), University of Waikato


New Zealand

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Headquartered in Hamilton, Tompkins Wake acts for clients in regulated sectors such as dairy, electricity, telecoms and local government, and among its clients are four of the country's ten largest exporters. Mark Renner leads the practice, in which Phil Taylor is a standout partner. Taylor has more than 20 years' experience in M&A transactions and has particular expertise in the agribusiness and food sectors. He and Renner acted for Waikato Innovation Park in the NZ$25m sale of shares to a private investor, which included identifying all pre-sale restructuring and approvals required in light of the local and central government ownership of the client and its subsidiaries. Senior associate Philip Monahan also played a central role in that deal. In Auckland, Bryce Davey, Tom Arieli and special counsel Robert Bycroft are building the firm's profile. They acted for micro-algae developer Algatechnologies in its acquisition of a majority interest in Supreme Health New Zealand.

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