Amon has a reputation for being responsive and providing forthright, knowledgeable and experienced advice. His practice is focused on mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and restructuring and insolvency. He advises both listed and unlisted companies on public offers, private placements, employee share plans, mergers and acquisitions, stock exchange compliance and company and securities law. Amon is also Bell Gully's Other Office Chair.
He advised the Treasury on the Meridian Energy IPO, Contact Energy on its retail bond issue and David Jones on its entry into New Zealand.
Amon has a strong corporate advisory practice, acting as principal corporate counsel to NZX-listed companies Stride Property (formerly DNZ Property) and Opus International Consultants. Amon advised the board of directors of Horizon Energy Distribution on its recent takeover responses.
He is also an insolvency practitioner acting for receivers, liquidators and voluntary administrators as well as advising boards of directors on restructuring issues.
His career includes working with Cravath, Swaine & Moore in London and New York, where he was a securities and leveraged finance lawyer.