Competition and Consumer Law / Intellectual Property specialist Anna Ryan promoted to Lane Neave partnership

Lane Neave is pleased to announce the promotion of Anna Ryan to the firm’s partnership.

As an experienced member of Lane Neave’s Corporate Team, Anna leads the firm’s specialist competition and consumer law and intellectual property practices.

Lane Neave’s Managing Partner, Andrew Shaw, said the promotion comes on the back of Anna’s strong contribution to corporate clients throughout her time with the firm and is also due to her exceptional knowledge in her specialist areas – competition and consumer law and intellectual property.

“Anna Ryan is an accomplished corporate adviser, who is respected by clients for her strong commercial acumen and for her ability to deliver the most beneficial outcomes to complex legal issues,” said Andrew Shaw.

“Anna’s elevation to partnership strengthens the firm’s leadership team and allows us to continue delivering the highest quality service to our clients.”

“The promotion also aligns with our strategy of offering specialist legal services to our clients within our eight practice areas and across our four offices in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, and Queenstown.”

“We pride ourselves on being well placed to deliver a full range of services to our clients as their need for legal advice arises and this appointment is a further reflection of that commitment.”

“We congratulate Anna on her promotion and look forward to the continued development of her career.”

Anna holds a Masters degree from the University of Melbourne in Competition and Consumer Law, and sits on the Advisory Board of the Competition Law and Policy Institute of New Zealand.