Holly Hill

Partner - Property and Real Estate

Holly is experienced in providing property law advice to both private and public sector clients.

Holly has a strong interest in commercial leasing and development matters (for both commercial landlords, and corporate and government tenants), along with a wealth of experience acting on property acquisition and divestment projects. She acts for a number of corporate and government tenants, providing both long-term strategic and day-to-day advice on matters arising under their national property portfolios. Her expertise also extends to building compliance issues, property aspects of M&A transactions, and property finance transactions.

Holly is valued by clients as a trusted adviser, whom she enjoys working closely with to identify commercially pragmatic solutions. Holly’s clients include Z Energy Limited, Argosy Property Limited, the Ministry of Education, the Department of Corrections and the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment.

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Professional background

Recent work

Large leasing transactions

Acted for Argosy Property in negotiating separate leasing arrangements with Crown tenants at 7 Waterloo Quay, Wellington.

Progressive home ownership

Advising Kāinga Ora on the design and structure of its new progressive home ownership scheme.

Partnership Schools leasing matters

Assisting the Ministry of Education in consolidating leases for Partnership Schools within its school portfolio.


  • 2013, New Zealand


  • LLB (Hons), BA, Victoria University of Wellington


  • Commercial leasing
  • Property development
  • Property finance