Charlotte Garland

Charlotte Garland

Partner since 2023.

Areas of expertise.

– Mergers & Acquisitions

– Corporate Advisory

– Private Equity & Venture Capital



LLB (Hons), BCom, University of Auckland



ddi: +64 9 921 6070
mob: +64 21 059 1938


Charlotte advises on corporate and commercial transactions. She has advised on a number of significant transactions, with a particular focus on M&A, private equity and significant overseas investment.


  • The shareholders of solarZero in its acquisition by BlackRock through a scheme of arrangement (solar energy).
  • Pencarrow Private Equity in relation to several of its portfolio companies (various sectors).
  • Simplicity Private Equity in respect of several of its investments (various sectors).
  • Global investment firm KKR on its acquisition of Ritchies Transport (transportation).
  • The vendors in relation to Quadrant Growth Fund’s acquisition of a majority interest in Papinelle sleepwear (luxury sleep and lounge wear).
  • Waterman Capital on the aggregation and divestment of Provincial Education (education).
  • Ingham’s in respect of its divestment of its Hamilton mill and associated business (consumer goods).
  • Brockwell Capital in relation to W&I insurance on various acquisitions (various sectors).
  • Auckland Airport in relation to its bank and USPP investor waiver processes in respect of the impact of the Covid 19 related border closure (aviation infrastructure).
  • Macquarie Group in relation to its NZ$220m acquisition of the long-term concession to operate SkyCity’s Auckland car parks (transportation).