Property and Construction
Phone +64 9 367 8452
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+64 9 367 8452
Ed is the firm's National Practice Group Chair for Property and Construction, and serves as Chair of the Ethics Committee. Ed is a highly regarded, award-winning commercial property and construction expert.
Ed's client base is predominantly comprised of institutional property owners, including Goodman, Precinct, SkyCity, Auckland Airport, PSP (of Canada) and Scentre Group.
Recent experience includes advising:
LLB, BA (Honours First Class), MA, Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge University.
Ed joined Russell McVeagh from UK law firm Herbert Smith in 1999. He has been a partner with Russell McVeagh since 2004.
He is recognised as a leading Real Estate lawyer by Chambers and Partners 2021, Asialaw Profiles 2018, Expert Guides 2019 and was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in New Zealand 2021 in the field of Real Estate Law. He is also recognised in the 'Hall of Fame' in the Legal 500 and noted as a distinguised practitioner in Construction Law by AsiaLaw 2020. Ed was named New Zealand Real Estate Lawyer of the Year in 2018 and 2016 at the ILO Client Choice Awards and has been recognised by Doyles Guide 2020 as a preeminent lawyer for Property & Real Estate, and recommended for Construction, Projects & Infrastructure in 2018.
Infrastructure and Projects
Partner, Property and Construction