Successful outcomes for clients result from carefully managed transactions. Bell Gully is consistently ranked as a leading legal adviser for mergers and acquisitions. Our strength in this area means we continue to advise on landmark mergers, acquisitions and disposals.

We advise on the full range of M&A transactions including friendly and hostile takeovers of public companies. As the clear first choice New Zealand law firm for international clients, advice is regularly provided on cross-border transactions.

It has been our experience that working with clients on day-to-day corporate issues has enhanced our understanding of a range of industries. We bring this knowledge and expertise to bear for our clients in M&A transactions. Clients benefit from New Zealand's strongest corporate expertise combined with deep sector-specific knowledge built through advising on the game-changing transactions that involve New Zealand law.

Our approach is to provide results-oriented legal advice that withstands the toughest scrutiny – clients appreciate our approach to getting the deal done. For every client, we assemble a team of specialists tailored to their needs and the outcomes they desire. This team delivers execution certainty "on budget and on time". Our expertise allows clients to front-foot the issues and our capability in assisting clients navigate complex regulatory issues is second to none.

Independent legal and financial research houses consistently recognise our corporate and commercial practice as the market leader in New Zealand, including as New Zealand Deal Team of the Year in the ALB Australasian Law Awards.