Claire Evans

Partner LLB (Hons), BA (Hons) - University of Canterbury, Admitted in NZ & NSW

Capital Markets, Company, Corporate/Commercial, Securities and Investment Funds,

Claire is an experienced corporate and commercial lawyer specialising in capital raising, business purchases and sales, technology and general company law. She is particularly known for her expertise in limited partnerships and investment funds.

Claire enjoys helping clients with their business, whether it be day to day legal advisory or one off projects.

She acts for a range of clients including large listed companies, financial institutions, SMEs, start ups and limited partnerships, from a variety of industries.

Claire is also well known for her extensive knowledge of all aspects of franchising. She works with start-up franchisors, established franchisors and prospective franchisees to ensure the right agreements are in place and help guide them through the franchising process.

Claire worked for a top tier Sydney law firm and a large London law firm before returning home to Christchurch. She prides herself in providing advice to business owners in an easy to understand and accessible way.