Previously the first Kiwi partner at prestigious New York law firm Shearman & Sterling – with positions also held at leading international firms in London and Melbourne – Brian Clayton is a sought-after specialist construction and projects lawyer and a partner at Chapman Tripp. He has worked on many significant projects in New Zealand over the past 12 months, at a time when the industry is noting record levels of activity.
At last count, he had worked on construction projects worth NZ$100bn. Some highlights from the past 12 months include advising the Ministry of Health on the major redevelopment of Burwood and Christchurch hospitals and the developer of a large project-financed fertiliser plant in Taranaki.
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