Bell Gully

Andrew Petersen

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Andrew is Bell Gully’s chair and leads the firm’s Real Estate and Projects team. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​His experience includes advising on real estate and business acquisitions and divestments, leasing, project developments and finance, construction, joint ventures and shareholder arrangements, and property restructuring and insolvency. Andrew's experience covers all areas of property, including office, retail, industrial, hotels, apartments, residential, golf course developments, land subdivisions, farming, forestry and vineyards.

Andrew's clients include Cooper and Company (which is redeveloping Auckland's Britomart precinct), leading companies such as Fletcher Building, Kiwi Property, Rank Group, Carter Holt Harvey, Goodman Group and Goodman Property Trust, and numerous international corporate and private clients investing in New Zealand.

Andrew was a representative on the Technical Reference Group advising the New Zealand Government on the review of the Overseas Investment Act (OIA). He also presented a series of nationwide seminars on the Act with the Overseas Investment Office and co-authored the comprehensive New Zealand Law Society guide for practitioners on the Act. Andrew has been involved with over 50 OIA applications under the 2005 legislation.

Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 7 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Overseas investment review - phase two released

James Gibson, David Coull, Andrew Petersen, Glenn Shewan, Luke Becker

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Overseas Investment - review announced just as new regime comes into force

Willy Sussman, David Coull, Andrew Petersen, Glenn Shewan

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Residential land amendments mark new era in New Zealand’s overseas investment regime

David Coull, Andrew Petersen, Glenn Shewan, Elena Chang

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