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 property lawyer by Chambers Asia Pacific and Legal 500. He is also listed in Best Lawyers® 2020 New Zealand guide for Real Estate Law and the Doyle's Guide for Leading Property & Real Estate Lawyers.
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.
David is a listed lawyer by Chambers and Partners 2020.
Infrastructure and Projects
International Trade and Investment
Agribusiness and Food
Energy and Renewables
Partner, Property and Construction