Olivia Higgins

Senior Associate - Construction and Infrastructure

Olivia is an experienced construction and infrastructure lawyer, having acted for both public and private sector clients including government agencies, developers/owners, financiers, contractors, subcontractors and suppliers.

Olivia recently returned from a magic circle law firm in London where she gained invaluable experience in the delivery of major energy, oil and gas and infrastructure projects.

Olivia’s particular expertise is in providing strategic advice about commercial and construction issues throughout a project’s lifecycle, including project financing, offtake arrangements, procurement processes, construction documentation and legislative and regulatory compliance.

Related Articles


02 October 2020

Quantum meruit: remuneration where there is no contract


02 October 2020

Strike out negligence claim appeal dismissed


01 September 2020

August Construction News

Professional background


  • 2013, New Zealand


  • LLB, BA (History), Victoria University of Wellington


  • Member, New Zealand Society of Construction Law


  • Construction
  • Infrastructure
  • Major Projects
  • Property Development
  • Public Private Partnerships