Emily specalises in construction and infrastructure law. She advises clients in the energy, resources, infrastructure and manufacturing sectors. Her work extends across the project lifespan, from preparation and negotiation of contracts, through to contract administration and project delivery advice, and assistance with claims and disputes.
Emily has acted for principals and contractors in court proceedings and other forms of dispute resolution, including mediations, expert determinations and security of payment adjudications, in relation to disputes on transport, rail, utilities and renewables projects.
She also has extensive experience preparing and negotiating contracts for principals, contractors, consultants and suppliers on major infrastructure projects, renewables projects and commercial developments.
Emily has been named as One to Watch in the inaugural 2023 edition and the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in Australia in the categories of Construction & Infrastructure Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution. In 2022, she was recognised by Australasian Lawyer as a Rising Star and was a finalist in Lawyers Weekly’s 30 Under 30 in the category of Construction & Infrastructure.
Emily's recent experience includes:
07 Dec 23 - Brisbane
Join our Brisbane Construction, Infrastructure & Projects team as they count down the construction cases that mattered in 2023. Our presenters will look at the facts of each case, the decision, the lessons to be learnt and what they mean in a practical sense for the industry as we move into 2024.
07 Dec 23
To help you understand greenwashing and the regulatory risks associated with non-compliance, Partner, Joanne Jary will discuss the risks, law and enforcement action examples to learn from. While with mandatory sustainability reporting on the way, Partner, Vanessa Maruna will discuss sustainability in the ports sector, proposed reporting standards and what ports need to do to be ready for the mandatory reporting.