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Anthony Harper

LEVEL 6, CHORUS HOUSE, 66 WYNDHAM STREET, AUCKLAND 1140, NEW ZEALAND
Tel:
Work +64 9 920 6400
Fax:
Fax +64 9 920 9599
Email:
Web:
www.anthonyharper.co.nz
Auckland, Christchurch

Murray Weakley

Tel:
Work +64 3 364 3801
Email:
Anthony Harper

Work Department

Property

Position

Partner - Property

Career

Murray has a vast range of experience in the banking, corporate, property, trust and local government teams of the firm.

Murray now specialises in property matters but his work with other parts of the firm provides the experience which enables Murray to look at and advise on legal problems with a 360˚ perspective.

Murray's particular experience involves him acting for corporate and other significant property owners and local authorities in the purchase, development, subdivision, leasing and sale of commercial, rural and residential properties. Murray also advises on the structuring of transactions and the entities in the ownership, development and utilisation of commercial, rural and residential properties.

Since 2011, Murray has spent a large part of his time assisting commercial and residential property owners in dealing with damage resulting from the Canterbury Earthquakes, dealing with insurers and resolving insurance claims and advising on and assisting with litigation claims relating to commercial and residential properties.

Murray is recommended in the 2016 Asia Pacific Legal 500 Directory.

Languages

English


New Zealand

Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Anthony Harper provides ‚Äėsuperb service, high-quality advice and good value for money‚Äô. In Auckland, head of construction Edward Dunphy ‚Äėgives great technical and practical advice‚Äô. He acted for Fletcher Construction and Acciona Infrastructure on a joint venture to develop the NZ$709m Puhoi to Warkworth PPP road project, and Fletcher Distribution on the renewal of its lease for premises in Kaiwharawhara, Wellington. Senior associate Tim Bunker ‚Äėalways provides excellent legal and practical advice‚Äô. Tim Barclay in Christchurch leads the property practice and his recent highlights include advising Goodman Property Trust on the sale of local assets with a total value of NZ$61m, including Southpark Industrial Estate and 15 Show Place. Daniel French, who advised HREF Health Precinct Limited on the development of a new seven-storey building in Christchurch, and Murray Weakley are also recommended.

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