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DLA Piper New Zealand
CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS HOUSE, LEVEL 5
50-64 CUSTOMHOUSE QUAY
WELLINGTON 6011
New Zealand

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New Zealand > Projects and resources management (including environment)

(Rising stars)

Emma ManoharDLA Piper New Zealand

DLA Piper New Zealand is adept in all environmental matters from local and national planning and policy to consenting and enforcement matters relating to infrastructure developments. It is also expert in Building Act issues; clients comment that the practice ‘understands the public sector extremely well‘.  Auckland Council is a key client, with the firm acting as its principal legal adviser on designations, resource consents and unitary plans. The team also lead resource management advice for the Department of Corrections. Wellington-based Stephen Quinn heads the practice, bringing 30 years of experience acting for government departments and private companies on resource management, environmental law, and building law issues. Kerry Anderson in Wellington and Diana Hartley in Auckland c0-lead on these matters. Special counsel Emma Manohar provides key support from Wellington for matters such as the Regional Plan for the Wellington region.