Jenny is a Special Counsel 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.
15 Mar 18 to 06 Dec 18 - Sydney
This series will equip you with the knowledge and tools to buy and/or sell better, will ensure you remain compliant in this increasingly regulated environment, and will maximise your chances of success and beat off the competition.
24 May 18 - Sydney
In this breakfast seminar we will provide an update on the latest legislative developments around the country; which state leads the way; and are the approaches likely to converge?
22 May 2018 - Blog
#Government, #Property & Real Estate
The Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships (DATSIP) has responded to the Queensland Supreme Court’s decision in Nuga Nuga Aboriginal Corporation v Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships [i] (the Nuga Nuga Decision) by no longer recognising that the last registered claimants for an area are the Aboriginal party, unless and until a new native title claim is registered or determined.
21 February 2018 - Blog
#Property & Real Estate
The Supreme Court of Queensland has upheld a decision of the Land Court which will enable the State government to issue leases over land in the Torres Strait and Aboriginal communities...
26 October 2017 - Blog
#Property & Real Estate
The New South Wales Government has invited submissions, as part of its public consultation phase, upon proposed new Aboriginal cultural heritage legislation. This follows extensive State review and analysis over the past four years. The legislation aims to provide a better framework to recognise and protect Aboriginal cultural heritage....