Senior Solicitor, Auckland

Jack Parker

Jack Parker (1)



Jack specialises in environmental and resource management law, and has provided advice to range of clients on environmental, resource management and infrastructure matters.

Jack has worked on a range of issues under the Resource Management Act 1991, Public Works Act 1981, Local Government Acts among others.  Jack has acted for a number of clients including local authorities, crown entities and private clients on a variety of topics.

Jack also has experience providing advice in relation to the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012, on both licensing and policy matters. 

  • Resource Management Law Association (1)
  • Member of Infrastructure New Zealand

Work highlights

Appearing Waka Kotahi in the High Court and Supreme Court

in relation to the East West Link project appeals

Appearing for Waka Kotahi in the High Court

responding to a judicial review of an alleged decision to change a train station location

Advising private clients

on their responsibilities under the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 and providing assistance in relation to licensing and internal alcohol policies

Participating in Te Tupu Ngātahi (the Supporting Growth Alliance)

providing legal advice alongside planning and engineering teams

Providing legal services as part of Auckland Light Rail

Advising local authorities

authorities on a range of issues including plan interpretation, enforcement, and land acquisition and compensation under the Public Works Act 1981