Scott specialises in property, local government law, and regulatory issues. He acts for various territorial authorities, central government and private entities.
Scott acts on a wide range of transactions including acquisitions, disposals, developments, subdivisions and leases. He also has expertise in many regulatory matters such as reserves, roads, Building Act and public works issues.
Advising a number of territorial authorities
on a wide range of property and regulatory issues, including the subdivision process under the Resource Management Act, as well as under the Local Government Acts, Building Act, Reserves Act and Public Works Act
Advising various central government entities
on a wide range of property and regulatory issues
Acting for local and national infrastructure entities
on land acquisition and other property matters associated with their operations
Preparing, negotiating and transacting
a range of documentation including sale and purchase agreements, easements, leases, encumbrances, covenants, bonds and development agreements
Advising on other property related matters
including due diligence, historic land title issues and Overseas Investment Act sensitive land investigations