Bruce is a partner in our corporate and commercial team and also leads our national technology, media and telecommunications practice.
Bruce leads our Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) practice, recognised by international legal directories as New Zealand’s leading firm in the TMT area.
His practice focuses on major technology, commercial and infrastructure projects.
He is recognised as New Zealand’s ‘Star Individual’ for TMT by Chambers Asia Pacific 2019. Bruce is also recognised as a leading individual by Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018 and a notable practitioner by IFLR1000 2019.
Bruce has advised:
- clients across the economy on mission-critical technology and telecommunications projects, long term service agreements, data communications, technology and communications infrastructure and service arrangements, outsourcing, e-payments, mobile and financial technology (fintech)
- Chorus on its contractual arrangements with Crown Fibre Holdings for the build and provision of national ultra-fast broadband (UFB) and rural broadband initiative (RBI) infrastructure and services, together with its supply arrangements with field service providers and arrangements with telecommunications retail service providers, and
- on energy and infrastructure projects, including as legal manager for the procurement for the NZ Transport Agency of a Public Private Partnership (PPP) for the Puhoi to Warkworth section of the Puhoi to Wellsford Road of National Significance.