Tim Grace Senior Lawyer


Tim returned to Hornabrook Macdonald in 2017, having previously worked at the firm in 2011 and 2012. Tim comes from a varied legal background, firstly in commercial and property law in New Zealand and the UK, and more recently as in-house counsel in the UK and the Middle East for commercial and government entities.

Tim brings the benefit of this wide experience to all of his dealings. He is motivated to help New Zealand businesses by giving commercially-focused advice and helping clients navigate the changing regulatory landscape. Tim advises on various commercial issues including contractual negotiations and drafting, the sale and purchase of businesses, commercial leasing and the sale, purchase and subdivision of land.


  • LLB – Victoria University of Wellington, 2004
  • BA (History & Politics) – University of Auckland, 2003
  • Admitted: 2005