Tag Archives: construction law


Chelsea Bay and Other Construction Projects.

With a client-centric team of lawyers, and the nimble nature of the practice coupled with a proven track record and the seniority of several of its lawyers, the firm is a highly sought after legal provider. Recently we developed the first apartment development in NZ using LP GP structure and qualifying the candidates for the […]


QCL Finalists for 2015 NZ Law Awards

In November the NZ Law Awards for 2015 will be announced and Queen City Law is proud to yet again be a finalist in the Prendos New Zealand Property and Construction Specialist Law Firm of the Year category. We would like to thank you all for your invaluable support and confirm that we are always committed to delivering excellent […]


Queen City Law – Property Developments.

Queen City Law are pleased to announce some changes in how we list our properties for sale and how we present our off market listings. We are currently migrating listings and property tools and information to a new website exclusively dedicated to the Queen City law property team. Follow our lawyers here as they present, […]

New Building regulations come into force from New Year's Day

From today, builders will have to provide customers with written contracts and a list of their relevant skills and experience before they start work. The change applies to jobs worth more than $30,000, and those flouting the new rules face fines of $500. Builders must hand over a contract with all the details of warranties and […]

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Queen City Law – Construction Law Firm of the Year – New Zealand

Queen City Law has been awarded the 2014 Construction Law Firm of the Year – New Zealand. Queen City Law is a law firm specialising in commercial, property, property development, litigation and immigration law. We caught up with Marcus Beveridge, Principal, to find out more about how the firm is excelling in a competitive environment. Queen […]

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Small window in apartment development

Pro​jects not yet un​der way could strug​gle come sale time according to an article by Cather​ine Har​ris for the Sunday Star Times on 30 Nov 2014. Read the full article here or read more of Marcus Beveridge’s comments on development in the Auckland CBD in his recent commentary here. The Sunday Star Times goes on to suggest fresh for​eign in​vest​ment in […]

New Zealand Institute of Architects – 2014 Apartment Design Awards

  I represented Queen City Law at the New Zealand Institute of Architects apartment design awards last week, where there was an impressive display of superb construction and property development projects. The Auckland Property Market is continuing its strong run despite cooling effects of the Reserve Banks move on rates.  I was probably only non […]

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Fresh attempt to build 5-star Dunedin hotel

Details of the agreement signed by the Dunedin City Council and Betterways Advisory Ltd were unveiled yesterday by Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull, Betterways director Steve Rodgers and council chief executive Dr Sue Bidrose.  A new version of Dunedin’s controversial waterfront hotel could be unveiled before the end of the year, after the developer struck a […]

Building bonanza tipped for Auckland

Marcus Beveridge Queen City Law principal was recently quoted in a NZ Herald article on the building bonanza tipped for Auckland. To find out more about Marcus click here.  To read more articles by Marcus click here. To read the full article “Building bonanza tipped for Auckland” By Anne Gibson  on the NZ Herald site […]

Prendos Property and Construction Law 2013 Award Nomination

Queen City Law are delighted to announce we have been nominated in the following award category –  Prendos Property and Construction Law. The voting period started on Friday 6 September and will continue until 3 October. All registered voters will be sent an email containing a link to the online voting form, which they will […]

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