Alan Bruce | Partner


Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand 

Admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand in 1980 

Originally worked for Helmores as a staff solicitor  

Subsequently practiced as a partner of a leading Christchurch law firm 

Rejoined Helmores as a partner in 2009 

Over 20 years experience in land subdivision work in various parts of the South Island 

Experienced in all property based work and in utilising business structures including trusts, trading trusts, companies, joint ventures, partnerships and shareholder agreements together with asset protection structures for individuals engaged in enterprises involving commercial risk.

Acted for the developer of the largest residential subdivision completed in Christchurch to date 

Experienced in commercial/industrial park developments and working alongside Resource Management lawyers and surveyors  

Experienced in the land development processes so as to harness the various disciplines and obtain a ‘team’ approach amongst professionals which produces titles in a timely manner 

Experienced as a Board member on various community based Charitable Trusts, a High School Board and Boards involved with the investment of significant assets.