Zelda specialises in banking and finance law, in particular corporate finance, acquisition funding and asset financing and leasing.

Zelda assists both financiers and borrowers with all types of transactional financing transactions and banking matters.  She often provides New Zealand centric advice in relation to multijurisdictional transactions.

In addition to her transactional practice, Zelda regularly provides advice on personal property securities (PPS) law and financial services regulation generally.

Work Highlights


Assisted with the finance aspects in relation to the $1.076 billion sale of its passive cell phone tower assets.

Voyage Digital

Assisted with its funding in relation to the $1.58 billion merger of 2degrees and Orcon (Finalist M&A Deal of the year at the 2022 Law Awards).

Macquarie Asset Management / Aware Super

Assisted with acquisition funding for the NZ$1.7 billion acquisition of 2degrees (Finalist M&A Deal of the year at the 2022 Law Awards).

Counties Energy

Assisted with its ESG/sustainability linked syndicated funding arrangements.

Healthcare Holdings

Assisted with its syndicated acquisition, development and general funding arrangements.

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