Joshua Oliver

Joshua Oliver

Lawyer

Joshua has experience working on a range of M&A transactions (share and asset sales, predominantly for private equity clients), restructures, and general commercial matters.

Published Work

  • Caught Up in the Crossfire: Wilful Misconduct, Innocent Co-Insured Spouses and New Zealand’s Desperate Need For Reform [2024] JBL 24.
  • Editorial (2023) 4 NZLSJ 11.
  • A case for change: companies and s 42 Notices of Claim through a post-Clayton lens [2023] NZLJ 92. Companies and the Property (Relationships) Act 1976: The Parties are Separate But is the Company? (2022) 28 Auckland U L Rev 225. Separation and separate legal entities: a case for reforming the Property (Relationships) Act 1976 (2022) 10 NZFLJ 191.
  • Companies and the Property (Relationships) Act 1976: The Parties are Separate But is the Company? (2022) 28 Auckland U L Rev 225.

Leadership Positions And Professional Affiliations

  • Fellow, Higher Education Academy, United Kingdom

Qualifications

Admissions

New Zealand, 2023

New South Wales, Australia, 2023

Academic

LLB(Hons)/BCom, University of Auckland, 2021

LLM, University of Auckland, 2022 (in progress)

Disclaimer
A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.