Kara Daly

Special Counsel - Financial Services

Kara has more than 25 years’ experience as a commercial, banking, financial services, securities and insurance lawyer. She regularly advises on legal issues surrounding financial services regulation, insurance law, information technology, business ventures, capital markets, insolvency and general commercial law.

Kara advises on a range of business ventures, business structures, transactional advice, and governance issues, and on all aspects of banking and financial services transactions and regulation.

Kara’s hands-on pragmatic approach means she is often sought by organisations to provide special counsel.

Professional background


  • 1986, New Zealand


  • LLB (Hons) University of Canterbury


  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Funds Management
  • Insurance
  • Technology (TMT)
  • Securities and Investments