Alyssa Hodgkinson Senior Solicitor

Alyssa is a senior solicitor in our business team, assisting with a range of matters, from business acquisitions and structuring to commercial contracts, financing and banking.

Alyssa grew up in the South Island and completed her degree at the University of Otago. Following graduation Alyssa made the move to Auckland where she started her legal career working in the commercial and intellectual property litigation space before joining Simpson Western’s business team.

When Alyssa's not at work she enjoys making the most of what the North Shore has to offer by getting outside with her dog. Alyssa is also passionate about travelling and loves a good glass of wine.


Alyssa's areas of expertise

  • Business acquisitions and disposals
  • Financing and banking
  • Business structuring and shareholder arrangements
  • Commercial contract advice
  • Franchising and licensing


LLB University of Otago 2014


Professional Memberships

Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand 

New Zealand Law Society

NZ Law

Auckland Young Lawyers Association