Sarah Jackson Sarah Jackson

Sarah Jackson

Senior Associate


With over 15 years’ legal experience, Sarah advises banks and corporations on compliance with New Zealand’s consumer credit law regime.

Sarah has in-depth knowledge of the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act (CCCFA) and Fair Trading Act. Her experience means that banks, corporates and crown entities call on her for advice on a range of issues in the general banking, corporate finance, and securitisation fields.

Recent highlights

  • Worked with various New Zealand banks on their CCCFA and unfair contract terms compliance obligations.
  • Advised a New Zealand bank on the implications and implementation of the reforms of the CCCFA.
  • Assisted ASB on the update of its EMTN programme and issuances under that programme.
  • Established various residential mortgage-backed securitisation arrangements for a New Zealand bank.
  • Provided assistance to a New Zealand bank in relation to updates of its offshore capital markets programmes.
  • Acted for Orion New Zealand on its funding arrangements.