Partner, Auckland

Daniel Kelleher

Daniel Kelleher (3)


Daniel specialises in property law and has extensive experience in property sector, corporate, banking and commercial transactions.  He has particular expertise in local government projects, urban renewal projects, infrastructure and utility projects and property finance transactions.  He advises local authorities, Crown entities, banks and corporates on all real estate matters including developments, acquisitions, divestments, structuring, joint ventures, limited partnerships and property finance.

  • Listed as a leading lawyer by Legal 500 Asia Pacific
  • Construction Lawyer, "Lawyer of the Year" in the 2016 Edition of The Best Lawyers in New Zealand
  • Member NZLS Property Law Section Property Transactions Committee

Work highlights

Advising New Zealand funders

on their funding of various PPP projects

Advising Auckland Council

on urban renewal projects and housing projects

Advising on project lending to developers

entering into development agreements with Housing New Zealand

Advising Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development

on its development agreement for the first stage of its Innovation Precinct in Wynyard Quarter

Advising the University of Auckland

on various matters arising out of its property strategy

Advising Forum Partners

on its acquisition of three student accommodation buildings in Wellington

Alternate contacts

Alastair Pettitt

Senior Associate, Auckland

Alastair specialises in commercial property and local government law. He advises local authorities, Crown entities, banks and…

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  • M +64 22 163 1186