Nick Heggart

Nick is Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills’ Head of Energy and Resources and a Director in the Perth office. He has broad expertise across most areas of taxation, including income tax, stamp duty and resource rent tax, with a particular focus on the energy and resources, and property sectors.

Nick also has expertise in mergers and acquisition-related tax matters. He has been practising for 16 years, and joined Greenwoods in 2012 after 11 years with Freehills (now Herbert Smith Freehills), five of those as a partner. Nick was named Best Lawyer in the practice area of Tax in Perth in the 2016 edition of Best Lawyers in Australia 

Nick is a chartered tax adviser of The Tax Institute and sits on its WA State Council. He is also a member of the WA State Revenue Liaison Committee (with the WA Revenue Office) and the Energy & Resources Working Group (with the ATO). He holds Bachelor of Laws and Science degrees from The University of Western Australia and a Master of Taxation from The University of New South Wales.