Consultant, Auckland

Mel Easton

Mel Easton


Mel specialises in local government, property and construction law.  He acts for a number of private and public sector clients on construction and property related matters.

Work highlights

Advising Auckland Council

on the disputed acquisition of land under the Public Works Act 1981 for various infrastructure related projects

Advising The University of Auckland

on three significant agreements to construct and lease halls of residence

Advising Northland and Waikato DHBs

on construction contracts for rebuild and expansion projects

Collating and effecting transfers of easements

affected by the sale of Vector's Wellington Area Electricity Network

Documenting of easements, covenants, notices, bonds, encumbrances and other land title conditions

arising from Auckland Council resource and building consents

Advising The University of Auckland

on the acquisition of the former Lion Brewery land in Newmarket, Auckland for a new campus

Alternate contacts

Daniel Kelleher

Partner, Auckland

Daniel specialises in property law and has extensive experience in property sector, corporate, banking and commercial transactions…

  • DDI +64 9 358 7022
  • M +64 21 618 535