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Jayne became MACTODD'S first female partner in 2002 and with her vast resource management expertise she leads an extremely experienced and talented Resource Managment (RMA) Team.
Jayne's primary focus is as an expert adviser, in resource management and local government issues, to both local authorities and private clients. Her experience takes in district, regional and private plan change analysis and submissions as well as land development and tourism related resource management. She regularly appears before the Environment Court and has conducted appeal cases before the High Court and the Court of Appeal.
Jayne has also developed a significant commercial practice and acts for major property developers and business enterprises. Her work in this area centres on urban and rural land transactions and company transactions, leasing and licensing, business acquisitions and franchising. In the general practice area she undertakes residential and commercial conveyancing and estates and estate planning.
She graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Laws in 1993 and began her career with the prominent land development and surveying company, Clark Fortune McDonald & Associates, based in Queenstown.
Jayne’s role involved consulting on survey, resource management and land development issues and the experience she gained made her the ideal person to lead the firm's Resource Management Law team.
Jayne is a member of the New Zealand Resource Management Law Association and a committee member of the association’s Queenstown-Central Otago Branch.
Jayne is the Chairperson of the Queenstown Primary School Board of Trustees, having served as a trustee since 2009.
She is a keen golfer, skier and gardener and enjoys the full range of outdoor activities on offer in the Queenstown Lakes and wider Central Otago region.
LLB (University of Otago) 1993