Henry Willis

Partner

Henry is a corporate partner in the Auckland office of Webb Henderson.

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henry.willis@webbhenderson.com
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Henry is a corporate partner in the Auckland office of Webb Henderson.

Henry specialises in corporate law, with particular expertise in mergers & acquisitions, capital markets, and restructuring. His practice extends across the full value range of transactions, including early stage investments, family business sales, and public markets takeovers and schemes of arrangement. 

Henry has advised a variety of entities in relation to New Zealand capital raising initiatives including IPOs. He also acts for overseas entities in relation to New Zealand securities offers which has involved a number of high value offers made into the New Zealand market.

In mergers and acquisitions, Henry has recently worked with Stevenson Group on the agreed sale of its construction materials business to Fulton Hogan, and Genesis Energy on its acquisition of Nova Energy’s LPG business for $192 million, in addition to numerous other significant transactions.

In 2017, Henry was a finalist for “Young Private Practice Lawyer of the Year” at the New Zealand Law Awards and is a noted practitioner in a number of legal directories.

Henry was first admitted to practice in 2007. He is admitted to practice in New Zealand and was previously admitted to practice in England and Wales.