Sam Steven Sam Steven

Sam Steven
Senior Solicitor

Corporate & commercial

Sam specialises in corporate and commercial law with a focus on construction and procurement contracts and finance.

He advises clients across a range of industries on construction, finance, restructuring and insolvency, commercial contracting, mergers and acquisitions and general commercial law.

Recent highlights

  • Antarctica New Zealand on the consultancy, procurement and construction contracts for the Scott Base Redevelopment project.
  • Ravensdown in respect of its general construction contracts and procurement arrangements for its ongoing national capital expenditure programme.
  • The receivers of Smiths City Group in relation to the receivership of the Smiths City Group companies.
  • StockCo in respect of its livestock financing, leasing and associated security arrangements, as well as its funding arrangements to facilitate this financing.
  • The South Island Office on its acquisition of Original Foods New Zealand, including assisting with the capital raise and acquisition finance aspects of this transaction.
  • QMS Media on the merger of its New Zealand businesses with MediaWorks Investments and QMS New Zealand on its ongoing general corporate and leasing queries.


  • Restructuring & Insolvency Turnaround Association of New Zealand.
  • Society of Construction Law.

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