Jono Cole

Senior Associate

Contact Jono


P +64 4 910 3208
M +64 21 858 703
F +64 4 910 3199

Specialising in corporate and commercial law, Jono has particular expertise in company law, mergers and acquisitions, business restructuring, commercial insolvency and debt-recovery.  He works closely with a wide variety of clients on issues affecting their businesses and regularly advises insolvency practitioners and creditors on recovery and enforcement proceedings. 

Jono also has extensive experience with commercial property matters, including leases, sale and purchase transactions and financing. 

Acting in the District Court, High Court, and Court of Appeal (as Junior Counsel), Jono also assists in litigation preparation, including medico-legal, for specialist Tribunals and Courts at all levels.

Jono's a keen runner, which comes in handy when chasing his golden retriever, Lola, at the beach. Swimming, skiing, and snowboarding are other sporting interests.  

Professional Qualifications

LLB (University of Otago)
BCom majoring in Economics (University of Otago)
Holder of a current practising certificate as a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand


Member New Zealand Law Society
Member NZ Credit and Finance Institute

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