specialises in environment, planning and resource management law.
clients on the development and consenting of major infrastructure projects,
district and regional planning issues, submissions on resource consent
applications and plan changes, law reform and environmental compliance issues.
Michelle has advised:
- Lyttelton Port Company on numerous matters, including the development of the Lyttelton Port Recovery Plan under earthquake recovery legislation, the Channel Deepening Project and the proposed reclamation at Te Awaparahi Bay
- numerous clients on the development of the Christchurch Replacement District Plan, including in relation to heritage buildings, provisions for entertainment and hospitality, and noise issues
- applicants for resource consents in the agricultural industry, and
- various entities charged with breaching the Resource Management Act 1991.