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Kate James

Kate James


To make an appointment, please contact Destiny Webb destiny.webb@tompkinswake.co.nz

Qualifications : LLB, University of Waikato.

Kate is a commercial and corporate lawyer experienced in advising clients on a range of commercial property matters including the sale and purchase of commercial property, leases, titles and different title ownership structures. Kate has an extensive SME background with significant experience working with retail businesses, and she is part of the AdviSME team.

Kate has a particular focus area working with property developers on complex development and subdivision projects, including the purchase of commercial property, financing, the structure/subdivision of developments, tenant leasing and resale.

Areas of expertise

  • Commercial Property Transactions
  • Subdivisions and Property Development
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Acquisition and Sale
  • Property Finance

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