Blake specialises in property, local government and banking law. He acts for various local authorities, central government, and a range of banking and financial institutions.
Blake has a special interest in roads, reserves, subdivisions, development agreements, building code waivers/compliance, encumbrances and public works issues.
Acting for local and central government
on Canterbury rebuild and regeneration property related issues including acquisition and redevelopment
Advising local authorities on building code waivers and compliance,
roading and reserves, and public works offer back provisions
Acting on property related matters
including applications under the Overseas Investment Act, forestry and mining issues and subdivisions
Advising banking and finance institutions
on debt recovery
Acting for an airport authority
in relation to development of facilities