Jeryl-lynn Govender Jeryl-lynn Govender

Jeryl-lynn Govender

Senior Associate

Corporate & commercial

​Jeryl-lynn advises on a broad range of corporate and commercial matters, with a focus on capital raisings, business acquisitions and general commercial law.

Her experience includes advising New Zealand and offshore clients on acquisitions, property syndications and commercial contracts.

Recent experience

  • Acted for New Zealand Superannuation Fund on its investment into a $300m hotel portfolio established by the Russell Group and Lockwood Property Group.
  • Assisted Augusta Funds Management with its property funds and single asset syndications.
  • Advised Mercury on construction and long-term maintenance of a new 222MW windfarm at Turitea near Palmerston North.
  • Advised Datamars SA on its acquisitions of Simcro, a market leader in livestock pharmaceutical delivery devices, and the retail solutions and milk meters businesses of Tru-Test, a leading agricultural technology business.
  • Advised Todd Group on the sale of the majority of the Todd Property Group assets, land development business and Kāpiti Coast airport to NZ PropCo.
  • Assisted Omnicom Group with a range of commercial and contractual issues.

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Mercury brings home Tilt’s wind farms

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Eight experts elevated at Chapman Tripp

We are delighted to announce the promotion of eight Senior Solicitors to Senior Associate, effective 1 June 2021.

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Advising Mercury on Turitea wind farm project

​Chapman Tripp advised Mercury on the final stage of the development of New Zealand’s largest wind farm.

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