THE REAL estate division of New Zealand firm Minter Ellison Rudd Watts has taken on new partner Stephen Price to lead its construction team.
Price specialises in providing advice in all aspects of construction and commercial property issues for both commercial and residential matters, from negotiation and administration through to dispute resolution. He also advises clients on building and construction contracts, leases, property, general commercial and Fair Trading Act matters.
The new partner appears in the District and High Courts, the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court. He is experienced in arbitrations and mediations, as well as adjudications and enforcement of payment claims under the Construction Contracts Act 2002.
Price is based in the firm’s Auckland office. He brings the number of real estate partners in New Zealand to eight and total partners to thrity-five.