Sarah Rees

Position: Associate
DDI: +64 3 545 6715

  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours), University of Canterbury (1999)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting), University of Canterbury (1999)
  • Member of the Nelson District Law Society

Sarah is an experienced corporate and finance solicitor.

Sarah joined Pitt & Moore’s Commercial team in 2020.

Sarah has wide experience of banking and finance, including structured finance, corporate finance, secured property finance transactions and equity bridge financing. She also has wide and varied commercial and corporate experience. In New Zealand and London, she has advised large international financial institutions and corporate borrowers as well as sellers and purchasers of assets, both domestically and cross-border.

Following the global crash she developed a particular expertise in the restructuring of property assets with funding defaults and enhanced this knowledge during her time as a Director in the Global Restructuring Group at the Royal Bank of Scotland PLC.

Business Structuring, Advice & Commercial Contracts

Sarah acts for a broad range of clients, from corporates to individuals.

She regularly acts on business sales and purchases and company financing, structuring and restructuring.

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