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Buddle Findlay

PWC TOWER, 188 QUAY STREET, AUCKLAND 1010, NEW ZEALAND
Tel:
Work +64 9 358 2555
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Fax +64 9 358 2055
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Web:
www.buddlefindlay.com

Alanya Limmer

Tel:
Work +64 3 371 3501
Email:
Web:
www.buddlefindlay.com/
Buddle Findlay

Work Department

Environment and resource management law; local government law.

Position

Partner. Specialises in environment and resource management, and local government law. For details about Alanya's work highlights see here - https://www.buddlefindlay.com/people/alanya-limmer/

Career

Alanya has earned a reputation as one of Canterbury’s most respected advisers in her areas of specialty.  She has successfully advised and represented large corporates, tangata whenua, local authorities and private individuals.

Alanya represents clients at all levels of advocacy, from mediations to the Supreme Court.  Having been in-house counsel in two large SOEs, she understands the need for commercially-relevant advice and solutions as well as the need for effective and efficient litigation if necessary.

Alanya has considerable experience in the obtaining and implementation of resource consents, both from the perspective of consent holder and consent authority.  Recent project experience includes irrigation, water storage, mines, quarries and roading infrastructure.

She represents clients in the development of local policy and regulation affecting their business aspirations as well as local authority clients in the formulation and administration of plans, policies and regulation.

Member

• Member of the Resource Management Law Association (RMLA)
• Member of Te Hunga Rōia Māori o Aotearoa / New Zealand Māori Law Society

Education

• LLB, BSc (University of Canterbury)
• Admitted New Zealand 2001


New Zealand

Projects and resource management (including environment)

Within: Projects and resource management (including environment)

Buddle Findlay¬†is 'one of the top-tier performers in this area', according to one client. The firm brings together expertise in finance, construction, property, resource management, regulatory matters, taxation and corporate law in its advice to clients such as the Electricity Authority, Contact Energy and Auckland Council.¬†In Auckland, resource management expert Patrick Mulligan¬†is co-head of the resource management and environmental law practice and has more than 20 years' experience in litigation.¬†Jennifer Caldwell¬†has extensive experience as a specialist litigator in the Environment Court, High Court and Court of Appeal, and advises¬†Western Bay of Plenty District Council on planning matters. She worked with Mulligan to obtain consents for the East West Link project, acting on behalf of New Zealand Transport Agency. Auckland-based projects partner Peter Owles¬†recently advised Ormat Technologies as a contractor on a new geothermal generation facility at Ngawha.¬†In Wellington, environment and MńĀori law practice head Paul Beverley¬†and key partner David Allen¬†are recommended, as is¬†Alanya Limmer¬†in Christchurch.¬†Senior associate Frances Wedde¬†is a rising star.

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