My research list

Loading My Research List ...

Save my research

Don't lose any of your research. Fill out the form below and have your research list emailed to you.

Senior Associate

Laurette Barnard

BA(Hons) LLM MTaxS

Auckland

P+64 9 977 5081

M+64 21 829 657

Laurette Barnard

Laurette is a senior associate, and banking and finance law specialist. Her practice focuses on financial services regulation. Her experience also covers the design and documentation of financial products and services, high-end lending (including cross-border lending, syndication, and secured transactions), and securities offerings.

She also provides expert litigation support in complex banking and financing disputes.

Before practising law, Laurette was a senior lecturer at the University of Auckland. She taught and researched in the areas of civil and commercial obligations, cross-border transactions and disputes, and trusts.

Examples of Work

  • Various global fintechs - advice on financial services regulation
  • United States banking group - establishment of inventory financing business in New Zealand
  • New Zealand bank - anti-money laundering compliance
  • New Zealand bank - bespoke hedging structure and documents
  • Various global suppliers - regulated outsourcing by New Zealand banks
  • New Zealand bank - cash logistics arrangements
  • New Zealand bank - terms and conditions for internet banking service
  • New Zealand bank - terms and conditions for client funds (escrow accounts) service
  • Singapore bank - debt funding for multinational group's New Zealand dairy-sector operations