Orewa locals claim victory against sea wall proposal
Thu Dec. 7th 2017
Berry Simons Partner Sue Simons and Associate Kate Storer have successfully defeated an application by Auckland Council to construct a sea wall at Orewa beach, in Auckland.
RMJ Article: RMA - Where to from here?
Mon Sept. 25th 2017
Further amendments to the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) have become inevitable, if only to address the adverse consequences of ill-conceived amendments made in the last few years.
RMJ Article: Death of the RMA by a Thousand Cuts
Thu May 11th 2017
Berry Simons authors have expressed the concern that two recent legislative initiatives continue the increasingly evident trend towards ad hoc decision-making processes under the RMA.
RMA REFORMS OUT OF STEP WITH DECISION MAKING BEST PRACTICE
Thu April 13th 2017
Simon Berry, Sue Simons, Andrew Braggins and Helen Andrews attended the International Symposium on Environmental Adjudication in the 21st Century.
YALE TOUR TO ROATAN ISLAND, HONDURAS
Fri March 31st 2017
In March 2017 Sue Simons was offered the unique opportunity to join a Yale University Educational Travel Tour of Roatan Island off the coast of Honduras in the Caribbean.
Berry Simons' Annual Summer Party
Tue March 14th 2017
On the afternoon of Friday, 10 February, Berry Simons closed the office doors and set out to hold the Annual Firm Summer Party.
Aucklanders locked out of Government move to get rid of reserves
Thu Feb. 9th 2017
Berry Simons is extremely concerned with efforts to see reserve land in an Auckland suburb snatched up for housing development.
BERRY SIMONS PROMOTES CHRIS TIMBS TO ASSOCIATE
Thu Jan. 19th 2017
Berry Simons has promoted solicitor Chris Timbs to be an Associate of the firm from 1 January.