Phone: +64 4 916 7465
About Nigel Moody
Career to dateNigel joined the commercial division of Gibson Sheat in 1987 and became a commercial partner in the firm in 1991. Nigel practices in two main areas:
Nigel has also advised secured creditors on complex lending structures, either on first lending or on restructuring the lending. He has significant experience in secured agri lending and property syndication. When the putting right is complex, especially when involving capital and Companies Act issues, Nigel’s experience is invaluable.
My Recent WorkReading New Zealand
I represent the Reading New Zealand group of companies. Reading is an American owned cinema operator and property developer. My team and I advise Reading on all of their New Zealand corporate and banking requirements, as well as all property advice, including advice on leasing and development.
In particular, I have advised CentrePort on the development, construction and leasing of two major developments within the CentrePort precinct in Wellington, for BNZ and Customs respectively.
Open Country Cheese Company
I represented this company from the date of its formation until its takeover by Dairy Trust in 2008.
Kaimai Cheese Company Limited
Kaimai is a specialty cheese company. I advised the board on all corporate and constitutional issues, fund raising (including a number of public fund raising initiatives), and all contract and regulatory advice which was relevant to the establishment and operation of that successful business.
Wellington Tenths Trust and Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust
I advise Wellington Tenths and Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust, significant owners of property in the Wellington and Lower North Island area, in relation to governance and property matters.
Professional associations and Community Organisations
What I enjoy outside of workI enjoy all sports, play golf, ski with the family, surf and go to the occasional movie. I enjoy socialising. I also undertake voluntary work for the Wellington Trust that runs the biannual Cuba Street Carnival.