Sales and Acquisitions

CONTACT

John Woolley | Partner | Auckland Office
(09) 306 6734 | jwoolley@mcveaghfleming.co.nz

Andrew Knight | Partner | Auckland Office
(09) 306 6730 | aknight@mcveaghfleming.co.nz

James Varney | Partner | Auckland Office
(09) 966 3608 | jvarney@mcveaghfleming.co.nz

 

Buying or selling businesses in Auckland

Whether you are buying or selling a business, our team has the expertise to guide you through the process.

Our services include pre-sale and pre-purchase due diligence and related advice, drafting and negotiating agreements and assisting structure or complete banking and finance arrangements. We can assist you identify and work through all of the issues that may be relevant arise during a sale and purchase, such as issues with leases, contracts, assignment, employment law or other statutory and regulatory compliance.

We also provide advice to parties on the best structure for the sale or acquisition, including whether it is best that the sale and purchase is best structured as a business and assets as a going concern, or whether there are good reasons for a sale or purchase of all the shares in an operating company.

Our experts have been involved in sales and purchases in many types of businesses including many in specialist industries or markets and can readily identify and assist you with any particular issues that different types of businesses can raise for a buyer or seller. We can identify problems and pitfalls for you and help you to identify and avoid them.

If you are considering buying or selling a business, contact one of our experts, who will be happy to help you.