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Special Counsel

John Craig

LLM(Hons)

Wellington

P+64 4 924 3426

M+64 21 044 6941

John Craig

John is a special counsel in the firm's commercial property group. He has advised on many major projects for Crown and local authority entities as well as corporate clients. These include the development and leasing of "new build" premises, refurbishment projects, due diligence, joint ventures, and the management of significant sales and purchases of commercial properties.

His expertise extends to all areas of leasing and development of commercial property premises for Crown entities. John has also advised on leasing and sales and purchases of commercial property for corporate clients. This work has included overseas investment issues, tenancy enforcement, and associated property matters.

Examples of Work

  • Wellington Waterfront - development agreements and leasing proposals for development of Wellington Waterfront sites including sites 9 and 10
  • Greater Wellington Regional Council - development agreements and leasing proposals for Councils new leasing proposals in both Wellington and Masterton
  • Te Wānanga O Aotearoa - advice on leasing issues and portfolio refurbishment projects throughout New Zealand including construction contracts and professional services agreements
  • Statistics New Zealand - development agreements and leasing of their premises portfolio throughout New Zealand including their new Wellington Head Office proposal
  • Accident Compensation Corporation - advice on leasing issues and portfolio refurbishment and re-structuring proposals and projects
  • Ministry for the Environment - leasing advice for premises for the Climate Change Commission
  • Ministry of Housing and Urban Development (formerly the Ministry of Social Development) - advice and documentation in respect of social housing developments and leasing to service providers
  • Ministry of Transport - advice on leasing issues in respect of premises relocation proposals in Wellington
  • Callaghan Innovation - advice on leasing and construction issues in respect of their premises portfolio throughout New Zealand
  • BP Oil New Zealand - advice on leasing and development of sites within their property portfolio throughout New Zealand
  • Programme of disposals of corporate property portfolios