Commercial property and leases

Commercial Property

We provide pragmatic and commercially-focused solutions to local and international property developers and investors.  

Our Property and Personal Client Team is led by three experienced commercial property partners, supported by very capable solicitors and legal executives to assist with all aspects of commercial property law matters.
Our expertise
  • Commercial leases including negotiating and drafting lease agreements
  • Rent reviews, lease variations and lease renewal deeds
  • Landlord and tenant issues – advising landlords and tenants on their respective rights and obligations
  • Sale and purchase of businesses
  • Property Development and transactions – including a wide range of projects from relatively straightforward subdivisions to multi-level residential and commercial developments
  • Completing land subdivisions, unit title developments and sell-down
  • Acquisition finance
  • Building contracts
  • All aspects of commercial property funding arrangements including priority issues and security advice;
  • Legal due diligence investigations
  • Negotiating and drafting agreements for sale and purchase of commercial real estate
  • Property ownership structures
Key contacts
Open for business but working remotely

While our offices are closed for the time being, we are fully open for business. We have robust systems and are able to work anywhere. You can get in touch with your usual Jackson Russell contact in the usual ways. Office phones have been redirected to mobile numbers. We are using video conferencing and other technologies such as Zoom to ensure that the level and quality of support you receive will remain unchanged.



Level 13, The AIG Building, 41 Shortland Street,
Auckland 1010, New Zealand

PO Box 3451, Auckland 1140
New Zealand

+64 9 303 3849

+64 9 309 0902