Harmans Lawyers

We’ve established strong relationships with commercial property developers, investors and owners of all sizes to help realise their goals and plan for sustainable success.

Our commercial property law team offers comprehensive commercial advice, for acquisitions or disposals, leasing, subdivision and development, and financing arrangements. This team can draw from other specialists within the firm such as environmental and resource management, commercial and construction law to provide full guidance to our clients and ensure the right structures are in place.

We work closely with other professionals involved in property transactions including accountants, real estate agents, planners and surveyors to ensure our clients receive the best all round service.

Our team are recognised experts in this area of law and have been involved in significant property development projects for many years. They are also active contributors to ongoing education and knowledge through our membership of the Property Council of New Zealand, together with our Managing Partner, Mark Sherry’s role as Chair of the New Zealand Law Society’s Property Law Section.

Our Commercial Property specialists are experts at:

  • Commercial property leases
  • Subdivision and property development
  • Commercial Property Sales and Purchases
  • Consent and contractual issues
  • Dispute resolution
  • Documenting joint venture arrangements
  • Establishing structures to undertake commercial property ventures
  • Financing and refinancing
  • Planning and local authority matters

Read our Commercial Property articles here

Contact one of our commercial property law specialists today
Alan Prescott


Mark Sherry

Managing Partner

Chris Simpson


Amy Hyland


Kath Fox


Seaton Read


Senior Associates:
Catherine Gilvray

Senior Associate

Rebecca Kettle

Senior Associate

Lewis Gibson