Alice von Batenburg

Senior Associate

+64 9 920 9265

+64 21 299 4174


Transactional banking and finance law are key areas of focus for Alice. Banks, lenders, and corporate borrowers consult her on a range of  matters, including property and development finance, corporate finance, acquisition finance, retirement village financing, and consumer lending/CCCFA. Alice is ranked as a ‘Rising Star’ in the 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023 Legal 500 Asia Pacific Guides. She prides herself on being responsive, efficient and pragmatic.

Key Transactions

Acted for:

  • The incoming lender on the refinancing of an NZX listed New Zealand pharmaceuticals company and the subsequent accessions of its subsidiaries and partnership entities to the main charging group, and further acting for the lender on the syndication of those facilities.
  • For the borrower in respect of senior, first junior, and second junior facilities for the development of luxury Auckland CBD apartments, and subsequent assignment of the first junior facilities.
  • A borrower with the change of the owner trustee of its FAA registered aircraft.


  • Asia Pacific Legal 500, Rising Star, 2020-2023


Bachelor of Laws (LLB), (Hons), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), University of Auckland

Admission to the Bar

Auckland, 2014

Outside of the law, I am a certified Pilates instructor and fur mother to two golden retrievers.