Jenny is a Partner in the Planning & Environment group and specialises in the area of native title and Aboriginal cultural heritage law. She has also provided advice to local governments and government owned entities for over 30 years on governance and property issues.
Jenny represents local governments, government corporations, developers, pastoral holders and other public and private entities as respondent parties to the majority of native title claims in Queensland. She also regularly provides advice on the native title and Aboriginal cultural heritage implications of government and private infrastructure projects.
Jenny is recognised in Doyles Guide as a recommended native title lawyer and is appointed to the Commonwealth Attorney-General’s panel of native title lawyers.
04 Feb 19 to 29 Nov 19 - Sydney
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20 Feb 19 - Melbourne
A half day intensive CPD program tailored for Government lawyers covering all four of the Law Institute of Victoria's CPD areas.
07 February 2019 - Knowledge
A recent decision of the Federal Court has questioned the use of non-claimant applications to secure tenure over land.
20 November 2018 - Knowledge
#Native Title, #Property & Real Estate
Supreme Court decision in Mirvac orders that CHMP be approved but opens question of loss of Aboriginal party endorsed status.
28 June 2018 - Knowledge
On 1 July, Part 8 of the Crown Land Management Act 2016 (NSW) (the Act) came into effect in NSW. Part 8 has broad implications for councils and other managers of dedicated and reserved Crown land and vested transferrable Crown land relating to native title management.