Joanne has more than 15 years’ experience in large scale and complex commercial litigation working within a premier law firm environment both in Brisbane and in London. In addition, she has worked at a senior executive level within the Queensland Government.
She specialises in the following areas of law: dispute resolution and litigation, public and administrative law, competition law, Government, regulatory and privacy.
Joanne is an experienced commercial litigator and Government lawyer with significant experience in managing large scale and complex commercial and regulatory disputes in both state and federal jurisdictions as well as internationally. She has a track record of being able to critically analyse matters and be able to provide clients with strategic advice that is clear and meets client’s expectations.
Joanne’s litigation experience is complemented by her senior in-house government legal experience which provided her with a deep understanding of government operations, processes and public sector legislation and enabled her to be a respected sounding board and trusted advisor to her clients at all levels of Government.
Joanne’s significant experience includes:
11 May 2021 - Knowledge
#Competition & Consumer Law, #Transport, Shipping & Logistics
In the first finding of a contravention of section 46 of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 since its significant amendments, we consider the significance of the consent orders agreed between Tasmanian Ports Corporation Pty Ltd and the ACCC which declared that the port operator had engaged in conduct that had the ‘likely effect’ of substantially lessening competition in the market.
09 April 2021 - Knowledge
#Government, #Dispute Resolution & Litigation, #Local Government
We examine the Commonwealth government's model litigant obligations, how these obligations are enforced and provide some key tips to help government lawyers comply with these obligations.
01 March 2021 - Knowledge
#Competition & Consumer Law
The ACCC has recently announced their compliance and enforcement priorities for 2021. We look at what the announcement entails and highlight the ACCC’s regulatory goals for the year.
11 November 2020 - Knowledge
#Government, #Dispute Resolution & Litigation
In 2020, issues of integrity in the broader public sector have been put into the spotlight. For those operating in this sector, we look at significant upcoming and recent integrity legislative changes to be aware of.
16 Feb 21 to 07 Dec 21
Holding Redlich is pleased to invite you to our webinar series designed for port and terminal owners and operators. These webinars will provide insights on the current trends and issues that matter to you. Now more than ever ports are vital nodes in an increasingly complex web of trade routes that span the globe. COVID 19 is forcing most of us to reconsider how we do things, and ports are no exceptions. This series will look at how Australian ports might navigate the challenges and opportunities posed by 2020, and how 2021 might be their most interesting year ever.
20 Apr 21 to 23 Nov 21
Holding Redlich is pleased to invite you to our 2021 Queensland Government webinar series which we have tailored specifically for lawyers working within Queensland Government departments, statutory bodies and authorities and government-owned corporations in Queensland. These monthly seminars will offer you insights, updates and practical tips from our experts on topics which we consider to be particularly relevant for lawyers acting in the Queensland public sector this year.
18 May 21 - Brisbane
Significant government stimulus is increasingly being directed towards the financing and development of social and affordable housing projects, particularly on the east coast. This session will look at: the latest developments in social housing and build to rent, different funding models and project structures for delivering affordable housing, opportunities for collaboration between government and the private sector in delivering these projects.