Lydia Wallis

Lydia specialises in corporate and commercial law, with a particular focus on clients in the technology industry.

Lydia is currently on parental leave and is expected to return in May 2017.

Lydia's principal area of practice is general corporate and commercial law. 

Expertise

Lydia's experience includes:

  • advising and assisting start-up companies and established entities with corporate structure, constitutions, shareholders agreements and terms of trade
  • preparing intellectual property licences, assignments and confidentiality agreements
  • drafting and negotiating manufacturing, supply and distribution agreements
  • project managing mergers and acquisitions, including drafting sale and purchase agreements, preparing due diligence reports and facilitating the completion of transactions
  • providing Commerce Act advice in the context of prohibited trade practices and mergers and acquisitions
  • advising clients on general companies and securities law compliance issues.

Clients

Lydia advises clients on a wide range of commercial contracts, including:

  • distribution agreements
  • manufacturing agreements
  • terms of trade
  • licence agreements
  • confidentiality agreements
  • joint venture agreements
  • sale and purchase agreements.

Lydia also provides corporate advice to clients, including advising on:

  • corporate governance
  • shareholders agreements
  • constitutions
  • Companies Act compliance.

Previous work

Before joining AJ Park in 2015, Lydia worked in corporate and commercial teams at two other Auckland law firms.

Team

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