Tompkins Wake

New Zealand



Tompkins Wake provides the full range of property law services throughout New Zealand. Mark Renner is head of the firm’s corporate and commercial team and is experienced in M&A, joint ventures, projects and commercial contracts and equity financing, including public securities offerings. Mark Lowndes and Kerri Dewe from Lowndes joined the firm as partners in September 2020.

Dispute resolution
Work highlights

Represented two directors of an independent dairy industry processor in defending a substantial high court claim initiated by former potential investors over breach of a joint venture agreement.

Key clients

Hamilton City Council

Corporate and M&A
Work highlights

Advised BLIF on its sale of Edenz Colleges tertiary education business to Australian group, Australian Technical and Management Colleges. The firm was involved in all aspects of the negotiations and drafting of the transaction documentation.

Key clients

Danaher Corporation, Zambion Corporation, Zip Co