Change is here. And it's radical.
Our progressive mindset challenges conventions and evolves our global legal offering into broader advisory services and new business areas. Through our deep industry knowledge, technological solutions, and diversity of thought and experience, clients embrace change and seize opportunities.
We believe that great business can make a better world. It's a new world, with new client needs. Clients want strategic business partners that cross borders and geographies, they want global insight but through a New Zealand lens. We are helping clients succeed every day by providing innovative, commercially astute advice across every major sector and specialist practice, and our colleagues, across the globe, can be mobilised on your behalf at a moment's notice.
With New Zealand offices in Auckland and Wellington, we provide counsel to a vast range of private and public companies, ranging from New Zealand's most significant organisations through to the world's most renowned global brands.
Bold thinking and trusting relationships are at the heart of our work. When you engage with us, you will experience practical and approachable business partners who will collaborate with you to navigate the challenges ahead. Together, we can make business better.
Design. Develop. Deliver.
With Aldersgate DLS (Digital Ledger Solutions), we've launched TOKO
, a unique tokenisation engine and vital component in the digital asset ecosystem that provides smart contract functionality and digital asset creation functionality and assurance. TOKO helps asset owners create unique product offerings and improve asset liquidity, and gives them access to a wider group of investors.
DLA Piper Business Advisory provides solutions to clients' problems through highly experienced integrated teams of lawyers and advisors.
We deliver end-to-end outcomes that tackle M&A, sustainability and ESG and broader business challenges. We deliver clients a single point of accountability that addresses much of the frustration clients experience with traditional multi-provider models. Our integrated Business Advisory solutions cover:
Sustainability & ESG
We help our clients understand, address and respond to their ESG risks so they move from a culture of compliance to a culture of ESG performance.
Developed to improve outcomes, solutions cover the entire M&A lifecycle - pre-deal M&A strategy and ecosystem review to post-deal integration and deal review.
Key contacts - S&ESG
Key contacts - Integrated M&A
Aiscension is a cartel risk-management service that uses AI to help detect risks in your business. It combines Reveal's best-in-class AI tools with DLA Piper’s renowned legal knowhow to audit parts of your business.
We've entered into a non-exclusive arrangement with publicly listed disputes financier Litigation Capital Management and a newly formed litigation funder, Aldersgate Funding Limited, to offer clients funding for large-scale litigation and arbitration. This allows you to pursue litigation and arbitration on a risk-free basis.