Mr Tim Barclay > Anthony Harper > Christchurch, New Zealand > Lawyer Profile

Anthony Harper
Level 9, Anthony Harper Tower
Worcester Boulevard
New Zealand

Work Department

Property | Hotels


Partner – Head of Practice | Property


Tim’s strength lies in his ability to tailor property solutions that suit the commercial needs of his clients. The commercial property world is a dynamic environment. Providing sound advice involves a clear understanding of the law. Providing effective advice, and adding value, also involves understanding what makes clients tick, and the trends of the market they are operating in.

Tim advises clients on a wide range of commercial property matters, including acquisitions and disposals, commercial developments and leasing, subdivisions and syndications. He has expertise in regulatory compliance matters which are relevant to property transactions, in particular the Overseas Investment Act and New Zealand’s financial markets legislation. Tim has specialist expertise in the hotel sector.


Property Law Section of New Zealand Law Society Property Council of New Zealand NZ Green Building Council


LLB | University of Canterbury

Lawyer Rankings

New Zealand > Real estate and construction

(Leading individuals: Real estate and construction)

Tim BarclayAnthony Harper

Anthony Harper ‘always delivers great results and is very responsive‘. The property practice is frequently involved in large-scale commercial development projects, including commercial office towers, suburban business parks and purpose built industrial facilities. The separate construction practice focuses on commercial, industrial and residential developments across New Zealand, among them the building of hospitals, office blocks, KiwiBuild developments, state highways and other major infrastructure. Tim Barclay in Christchurch leads the property team, while the construction practice is led by Auckland-based front-end specialist Ed Dunphy and litigator Karen Kemp. The ‘responsive and diligentTim Bunker in Auckland and, in Christchurch, senior associate Jessica Hanning also play key roles in property transactions and disputes respectively.