Amy Douglas

Senior Associate

Amy is an experienced corporate lawyer who advises on business sales and acquisitions, capital raising, corporate governance, financial services regulation and commercial agreements.

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She advises New Zealand businesses on sales and acquisitions, private and public capital raisings and corporate governance matters.

Amy is particularly interested in assisting clients navigate and comply with financial services regulation. Amy advises clients on a range of regulatory issues relating to the offer of financial products and operation of financial services, fintech and financial advisory businesses in New Zealand.

Amy advises on a wide range of commercial agreements for the supply and procurement of goods and services, including technology agreements.

Corporate and Commercial
  • Advised Black Pearl Group on its acquisition of a software-as-a-service business and subsequent direct listing on the NZX Main Board.
  • Advised New Zealand Rural Land Company on a pro rata accelerated renounceable rights offer.
Financial Services Regulation
  • Advised financial service providers on the transition to the new regulatory regime for financial advice.
  • Advising payments service providers on regulatory compliance in New Zealand and commercial agreements.
  • Advising financial advisory firms on regulatory compliance in New Zealand and commercial agreements.

Amy's insights

From Christchurch to Aus: DC helps Evnex secure investment to fuel expansion and innovation

22 May 2024

Upcoming changes to sale of alcohol legislation are brewing

17 May 2024

Changes to the Geographical Indications (Wine and Spirits) Registration Act 2006 to commence 1 May 2024

30 April 2024

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  • Amy is a certified member of INFINZ.

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