Max Williams Max Williams

Max Williams

Senior Solicitor

Construction & major projects

Specialising in construction and major projects, Max advises clients on the full life-cycle of projects across a variety of sectors including commercial, energy and infrastructure.

He has experience with a range of large project contracts, including NZS and FIDIC standard form construction contracts, EPC contracts, supply agreements, operation and maintenance agreements, consultancy agreements, and other project documents

Recent highlights

  • Assisting Auckland International Airport with the procurement of its new Domestic Processor.
  • Advised a Korean operator on the operation and maintenance arrangements for an off-shore wind farm.
  • Acted for a Thai entity on the development of a new LNG import terminal in Thailand.
  • Provided advice to a consortium on an international underwater electricity cable.
  • Advised a listed company on a large mixed-use new town centre development.
  • Acted for a new entrant in the New Zealand data centre market on the development of a domestic data centre.


  • Member of the Society of Construction Law