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Cheri-Lee Atkinson

Cheri-Lee Atkinson


To make an appointment, please contact Jessica Miller jessica.miller@tompkinswake.co.nz

Qualifications : LLB, University of Waikato.

As a member of our Corporate and Commercial team, Cheri-Lee can help individuals and corporates on a variety of commercial matters which include managing risk, governance and all aspects of commercial operations. 

She has a firm understanding of asset structuring focusing on family businesses and succession. With this foundation, Cheri-Lee has helped both individuals and small-medium enterprises on a variety of commercial matters both domestic and international. She is also a key member of our AdviSME team.

Cheri-Lee’s focus is on understanding her client’s objectives and delivering solutions. Cheri-Lee is of Ngati Toa and Ngati Koata descent.

Areas of expertise

  • Banking and Finance
  • Charities and Incorporated Societies
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Structuring/Restructuring
  • Limited Partnerships
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Acquisition and Divestment
  • Cross-Border Agreements
  • Risk Management

Other Credentials

  • Trustee, Anglesea Clinic Charitable Trust 
  • Director, Anglesea Clinic Charitable Trust (2022) Limited
  • Member of Audit, Risk and Investment Committee of Te Runanga o Toa Rangatira
  • Member of Institute of Directors New Zealand
  • Board Member of the WaiBOP Football Federation
  • Trustee, Progress to Health



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