Vivi is a corporate and commercial lawyer with deep legal skills accumulated at a senior level with an international law firm. Vivi has particular expertise in the mining & resources and energy sectors.
Vivi has over 20 years of private practice and industry experience. Her areas of practice include private mergers and acquisitions, general corporate and commercial and advising boards on policies, compliance and governance. In the mining & resources sector Vivi is experienced in drafting and negotiating joint venture agreements and exploration and farm-in agreements. In the energy sector Vivi has worked for fuel distributers both in private practice and in-house, including for BP on a variety of operational and strategic matters. Vivi also has extensive experience in preparing and negotiating a broad spectrum of commercial contracts for clients operating across a range of industry sectors, including management services agreements, outsourcing agreements and distribution contracts.
Vivi’s approach to client service is very warm and hands-on. She is a trusted adviser with long standing client relationships. Vivi is recognised for bringing a high degree of commerciality when advising clients, with a focus on delivering outcomes while minimising legal risks.
Vivi co-authored 5 chapters of the Australian Corporation Practice, a concise transaction and subject based guide to the Corporations Act for lawyers, accountants, company officers and corporate advisors, published by LexisNexis.