Emma is a corporate, commercial and finance lawyer focusing principally in the energy and resources sector.
Emma acts for clients in unregulated mergers and acquisitions, joint venture arrangements, financing arrangements and foreign investment matters predominantly in the energy and resources sector.
Emma advises clients across all aspects of sales, acquisitions and financing for a wide range of projects and structures. Her advice spans due diligence, sale agreements and loan and security arrangements to complex legislative and advisory work.
Emma brings together a strong understanding of the industry, particularly in large scale mining operations, as well as a high level of technical expertise to provide commercially focused advice.
Advised on financing and security arrangements in relation to the Batchfire Resources acquisition of the Callide Coal Mine from Anglo in 2016.
NQ Minerals Plc
Advised this listed UK company on the acquisition of the Hellyer Gold Mine and ancillary funding and cross border arrangements.
Malabar Coal Limited
Acted on the finance arrangements for the acquisition of Anglo American’s Drayton and Drayton South mines.
Advised potential acquirers involved in Rio Tinto’s divestment of its Queensland coal assets.
Advised on the selldown of its interest in the Coppabella and Moorvale Joint Venture to Chinese Company CITIC Resources.
Large international mining company
Advised on the $8 billion restructure and financing of a large international mining company.