Property and Construction
Phone +64 9 367 8390
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+64 9 367 8390
David is an expert in real estate and construction matters. He has a track record of advising domestic and overseas clients on significant commercial investments and developments across the real estate sector.
David has successfully assisted many overseas investors in the acquisition of New Zealand real estate, including farmland, and is highly experienced in managing the overseas investment approval process.
David is ranked as a leading New Zealand Real Estate lawyer by Chambers and Partners 2021 Asia Pacific guide and as a Leading Individual in Property and Construction in the Legal 500 guide. He is also listed by Best Lawyers® 2021 New Zealand for Real Estate Law and Doyles Guide 2020 as a Leading lawyer in Property & Real Estate.
David’s experience includes advising:
LLB, BA University of Canterbury.
David joined Russell McVeagh as a graduate in 2000 before leaving in 2004 to join the Real Estate team at Clifford Chance in London.
He rejoined Russell McVeagh in early 2009 and became a partner in 2010.
Infrastructure and Projects
International Trade and Investment
Agribusiness and Food
Energy and Renewables
Partner, Property and Construction