DLA Phillips Fox has appointed Daniel Arapere as partner in the Wellington office. Daniel is a commercial property expert with considerable depth of experience in NZ and Australia. Daniel will lead the property team in Wellington, which has a range of property clients in the government, local government and private sector. “The appointment of Daniel further strengthens our national property practice. In particular his experience advising tourism investors in Australia, the Pacific and the Indian Ocean, will bring a unique proposition to the tourism sector in Wellington”, says DLA Phillips Fox Chairman, Martin Wiseman. During his time in Australia Daniel advised on some of the most significant developments in the tourism sector in the region. He is also highly capable in advising on portfolio property management and leasing.