NZ Law Awards Finalist

We are delighted to have been recognised as finalists for six awards at the prestigious New Zealand Law Awards 2019.

Kensington Swan and its employees have been shortlisted for two firm awards and two deal awards.

The full list of our nominations are:

  • Large Law Firm of the Year
  • Employer of Choice (100> Lawyers)
  • International Deal of the Year—Fenglin Group investment in particle board plant
  • Mid-Market Deal of the Year—111 Dixon Street
  • Resolution Institute Mediator of the Year—Hayden Wilson, Partner
  • Young Private Practice Lawyer of the Year (35 or under)—Ariana Stuart, Senior Associate

Board Chair David Campbell commented, ‘We’re delighted that the firm has been recognised for all of the hard work we have done for our clients in the past year. It is fantastic that we have been recognised for the important deals that the firm has worked on, and the culture that we have developed and cultivated firm-wide. The individual nominations also showcase the exceptional energy and commitment that Hayden Wilson and Ariana Stuart have both demonstrated.’ David added, ‘This recognition comes on the back of us announcing our scheduled combination with Dentons, the world’s largest law firm, which is scheduled for the early part of 2020.’

The full list of finalists, can be viewed here.

We would like to congratulate all of the other finalists across 28 categories and look forward to celebrating at the Annual Gala night being held at The Cordis on 21 November, 2019.

To find out more about Kensington Swan’s scheduled combination with Dentons click here.