Senior Associate, Christchurch

Bassam Maghzal

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Bassam specialises in corporate and commercial transactions focused particularly on construction projects across all industry sectors, including building (commercial and residential buildings, educational facilities, retail precincts and car parks), irrigation infrastructure, ports, surgical facilities, bridges, wastewater, refuse collection and disposal and mining.

Work highlights

Advising on the conduct of procurement processes

(including ECI processes) and drafting and advising on tender documents and pre-construction services agreements

Advising two Canterbury irrigation companies

on headrace, distribution network and extension construction projects

Advising on and drafting other construction related agreements

(including design/build/lease agreements, residential building agreements and demolition contracts)

Assisting with the resolution

of construction disputes

Advising on Construction Contracts Act, Building Act

and other construction related legislation and issues

Advising on and drafting

alliance form of contracts


Alternate contacts

Mark Odlin

Mark Odlin

Partner, Christchurch

Mark specialises in corporate and commercial law and advises on a range of financial, commercial and corporate law matters, including...

  • DDI +64 3 371 3525
  • M +64 21 753 769


Susan Rowe

Susan Rowe

Partner, Christchurch

Susan specialises in litigation, local government, insurance, industrial relations and health and safety. Susan currently advises...

  • DDI +64 3 371 3517
  • M +64 27 537 7784


Stephen Whittington

Stephen Whittington

Partner, Wellington

Stephen specialises in negotiation and documentation of commercial property transactions, development and construction advice...

  • DDI +64 4 498 7329
  • M +64 21 845 530