Areas of expertise.
Simon has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, and with New Zealand’s capital markets, advising on public offerings of securities, both listed and unlisted.
A member of the Takeovers Panel since 2011, Simon acts for a wide range of market participants, including issuers, arrangers, lead managers, underwriters and fund managers.
He has successfully defended a number of clients against aggressive regulatory intervention by the FMA, the NZX and the Takeovers Panel.
Simon is one of New Zealand’s leading securities law and corporate lawyers. He has been recognised by the Legal 500 and Chambers Global for his corporate and M&A work and is recognised as a leading lawyer in the field by Asialaw. Simon is also a member of the New Zealand Takeovers Panel.