Graeme Quigley


Graeme is an experienced corporate partner. He is known for his strong technical ability, strategic advice, and his record of successfully delivering often complex transactions for key clients.

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Graeme’s expertise encompasses mergers, acquisitions and investment, corporate governance, joint ventures, private equity, and contractual arrangements. 

He is ranked as a leading lawyer by Chambers Global and Chambers Asia Pacific, Legal 500, Asia Law Leading Lawyers and Best Lawyers.  He is the recipient of a number of awards including ALB Dealmaker of the Year and ILO New Zealand Corporate Lawyer of the Year.

He is the author of the Chambers Global Guide – Corporate Governance 2019 (New Zealand).

Before joining Webb Henderson, Graeme was a senior partner in a leading New Zealand firm.

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Graeme’s recent projects have included the following:

  • corporate advice, acquisitions, and strategic contracts for a major New Zealand corporate
  • re-organising a key investment (value in excess of $1 billion) for a large investment institution
  • acquisition projects, shareholder arrangements and regulatory advice for insurance clients
  • acquisitions and divestments for Australian and Asian private equity investors
  • corporate governance projects for financial institutions having regard to the recent developments in this area (including the APRA report into CBA)
  • advising in relation to strategic capital raising options for a listed client
  • advising in relation to takeovers and schemes, acquisitions and divestments, and joint ventures for clients in the health, tourism, and food and beverage sectors
  • advising in relation to a range of issues in the energy sector including acquisitions, regulatory changes, offtake arrangements, and key contracts.