Miles Dean > MinterEllisonRuddWatts > Wellington, New Zealand > Lawyer Profile

MinterEllisonRuddWatts
125 THE TERRACE
WELLINGTON
New Zealand

Work Department

Real Estate

Position

Special Counsel

Career

Miles is a senior commercial property lawyer in the Wellington property team.  He advises a range of both private and public clients on all aspects of commercial property matters, delivering his advice in a timely manner and taking into account his clients’ commercial drivers.

Miles assists his clients throughout the sale and purchase process, having acted on a number of large scale and complex due diligence exercises for both vendors and purchasers.  This includes business transactions including significant property portfolios of mixed freehold and leasehold land, as well as complex standalone properties.  He also has significant experience advising clients on the implications of the Overseas Investment Act on their property transactions.

Miles also has particular experience acting for landlords and tenants in complex leasing arrangements, including documenting agreements to lease and development agreements for significant new builds and refurbishment projects.  Recently, Miles has also developed expertise in large scale residential developments.

Miles was admitted to the Bar in New Zealand in 2005.

Languages

English

Education

LLB (Hons), BA, Victoria University of Wellington