We are experienced in providing advice and legal support across a broad range of operational, project and transactional matters in the sector.

Our experience includes:

  • sales and acquisitions of tenements, projects and resources companies
  • joint ventures (exploration, farm-in, mining)
  • FIRB advice for foreign buyers
  • advising a range of mining sevice providers
  • drafting and negotiating commercial contracts involving construction, production, processing, marketing and business development activities
  • advising on expansion and new development projects including approvals, mining tenure, landowner negotiations and engineering & construction contracts
  • advising on infrastructure, logistics and procurement
  • litigation and dispute resolution
  • Warden's Court matters, ranging from forfeiture and exemption applications to applications for restoration of forfeited tenements
  • ports, including licensing and competition law and policy
  • regulatory compliance.