Lizandra Bailey - Partner


Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Laws

Areas of expertise

Company, Commercial, Franchising, Leasing


Auckland commercial lawyer Lizandra Bailey has been specialising in franchising for over 10 years; she acts for both franchisors and franchisees. She has also provided advice in relation to many of the major systems in New Zealand. Lizandra is experienced in all areas of franchising – including negotiating and drafting franchise documentation, providing clients with the advice they need before they purchase or sell a franchise, assisting clients with franchising their business and putting them in touch with the experts who can assist them in this process, reviewing and negotiating lease documentation and leasing structures, advising clients in relation to their rights and obligations under their lease, providing advice in relation to disputes and breaches of both franchise agreements and leases.

Lizandra also provides advice to business owners, assisting them with structuring their businesses and drafting the contracts they need, including shareholder and joint venture agreements, manufacturing supply and distribution agreements, terms of trade and licence agreements.