As a dedicated project approvals specialist, Liam has advised on the delivery of approvals for some of the largest projects in Australia. He is a resources expert, advising clients on approvals issues from exploration through to production. Liam also has extensive experience in Indigenous community and stakeholder issues, in particular native title and cultural heritage.
As a dedicated legal practitioner and a passionate advocate for Indigenous communities, Liam brings a clear, considered and concise approach to all negotiations. In addition to advising resources clients, Liam advises government clients, local councils, developers, Traditional Owners, and the food and agribusiness industry.
Liam understands the need for swift and accurate advice having previously worked in-house for his client Peabody Energy, acting as Native Title and Cultural Heritage Coordinator. He has also worked in-house with QGC, assisting with approvals for the significant QCLNG project.
Clients appreciate Liam’s ability to work with Traditional Owners to navigate through the complex regulatory environment, identify areas of risk and provide solutions that assist with the on time delivery of projects and ensure compliance with procedural requirements.