Daniel French



Partner


daniel.french@ah.co.nz

+64 3 364 3824

+64 21 190 3341

Christchurch

Daniel is a partner in our Property Team, specialising in subdivisions, development projects, commercial leasing, and unit titles. He was admitted in 1996 and has practiced in Christchurch since then, apart from three years working in London while on his OE. Daniel provides pragmatic, strategic legal advice. He is an Accredited Specialist of the NZLS Property Law Section.

Daniel acts for buyers and sellers of commercial and residential property, subdividers and developers, commercial landlords and tenants, and body corporates and owners in unit title developments.

Daniel is technically proficient, pragmatic, and has a high service ethic, while maintaining a sense of humour.


Key Transactions

Advised:

  • On property matters for an NZX-listed property developer
  • One of NZ's largest specialist medical services providers on its nationwide leasing matters
  • The Cranmer Terraces development in the Christchurch CBD
  • HREF Health Precinct Limited, for construction, leasing and sale work, in connection with the Manawa and HIH buildings in Oxford Terrace, Christchurch


Credentials

Bachelor of Laws (LLB), University of Canterbury


Admission to the Bar

New Zealand, 1996


Professional Memberships

New Zealand Law Society – Property Law Section


Daniel is married with two teenage children. He is a keen tennis player and enjoys short intervals of football between injuries. He has also deluded himself that he will be able to surf, one day soon.

Sectors:

Hotels
Hotels

Retail
Retail


Services:


Property