Jordan Todd


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P +64 4 910 3200
M +64  21 981 097
F +64 4 910 3199


Jordan joined Ford Sumner in 2021, after several years practicing at a full-service law firm in Wellington. He has a broad range of legal experience across commercial, corporate, and private client matters.


At Ford Sumner, Jordan primarily works across our commercial and corporate practice with a strong focus on property, company, construction, trade business and private client matters. He has particular expertise acting for clients in the aviation, hospitality, real estate, property, education, construction and representative industry association sectors.


Jordan’s expertise extends to employment law where he regularly assists clients navigating a variety of workplace issues including performance management, restructuring, employee share schemes and immigration. Jordan has participated in mediations and has experience in conducting and advising on workplace investigations and disciplinary processes. 


An experienced advocate, Jordan has represented clients in the District, Family and High Courts and in the Employment Relations Authority and Human Rights Review Tribunal.


Jordan’s wide-ranging legal experience enables him to appreciate the demands and challenges faced by Ford Sumner’s clients and deliver sound, pragmatic, and solution-focused advice. Jordan keeps a keen eye on legal developments and is a regular contributor to industry association newsletters, as well as Ford Sumner’s legal updates.


Outside the office, Jordan enjoys keeping fit and spending time with family.


Professional Qualifications

LLB (Victoria University of Wellington)
BA (Victoria University of Wellington)
Holder of a current practising certificate as a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand


Member New Zealand Law Society
Member Wellington Family Courts' Association
Member New Zealand Society of Construction Law

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