DLA Piper has appointed two partners. Both practise in Auckland.
Michael Thompson joins the Finance, Projects and Restructuring team.
He advises local and international banks and borrowers on top tier domestic and cross border financing and is focused on property and development finance, acquisition finance, corporate finance and debt restructuring.
Michael has experience in New Zealand, Australian and European markets.
Heath Brunton joins the Real Estate team.
His areas of focus have included large integrated housing and mixed developments, and property investment and transactions.
Heath has particular experience in design-build leasing arrangements for large developments, agriculture, hotels and construction.