Davida heads up the commercial property team at Wynn Williams. She has over 20 years commercial property experience in New Zealand and the UK acting for long term owners, occupiers, developers and investors of office, retail, mixed use and industrial property and forestry.
Davida’s clients include local and overseas publicly listed and private entities who she advises on a lifecycle approach which includes buying, developing, leasing, portfolio management, improving, repurposing, defending and selling commercial property and land-based assets. She has particular expertise in attaining the highest and best use of assets and portfolios, mixed use development, office and retail leasing, negotiating with public bodies, forestry and practical portfolio and development health and safety.
As previous General Counsel for NZX listed Precinct Properties, Davida is highly attuned to how best to give advice, the place and space requirements of businesses operating in today’s environment, and the associated impact of place on people and overall business performance.
Davida is an Associate of Governance New Zealand and a member of the New Zealand Institute of Directors.
Recognised by 2017 The Legal500 GC Powerlist Teams, Davida is described as a “proven business advisor with a track record of steering… business through uncharted waters”. Leading a team that “made a huge difference to the company’s bottom line”.