Tom is a real estate specialist based in our Auckland office. Tom has a broad array of experience acting for owners, occupiers and developers across the real estate spectrum. This includes experience in relation to hotels and tourism, development, investment, real estate finance, and commercial leasing.
Tom joined Greenwood Roche in September 2020, having previously practiced with another leading New Zealand firm and subsequently with two well-known international firms in London and the United Arab Emirates.
In 2020 and 2021 Greenwood Roche has advised on the acquisition by overseas investors of two separate hotel businesses, advising on sale and purchase terms for the land and business and application of the overseas investment rules, conducting due diligence, drafting and advising on management contracts, advising on liquor licensing, advising on transitional hand-over arrangements and generally arranging for completion of the transactions to occur with minimal disruption to the business.
Our work here builds on significant experience across different team members’ work on previous hotel transactions, including large international hotel chains throughout New Zealand.
Principal, Greenwood Roche 2023 –
Senior Associate, Greenwood Roche 2020 – 2023
Associate, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, Abu Dhabi 2018 – 2020
Associate, Nabarro (CMS, post merger), London 2014 – 2017
Solicitor, Chapman Tripp, Auckland 2011 – 2014
LLB (Hons), BA (Auckland)
DDI: +64 9 306 0526
Mobile: +64 29 020 20329
Phone: +64 9 306 0490
Fax: +64 9 302 6119
Tom is primarily based in Auckland.
Physical: Hayman Kronfeld Building
15 Galway Street Auckland 1010
Mail: PO Box 106006
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