Bronwyn Clarkson

Bronwyn Clarkson

Commercial Property, Energy & Resources and Aviation & Transport
+61 (0) 7 3000 8346
+61 (0) 412 492 989
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Bronwyn Clarkson is a Partner in the Commercial Property and Energy & Resources teams.

Her work in the resources area has included advising on joint ventures, farm-in agreements, corporate restructuring, tenement acquisitions, due diligence investigations, gas sales and transportation agreements, pipeline land access work and landholder compensation.

Bronwyn also regularly advises clients on a range of property transactions, including property joint ventures, commercial and residential developments, commercial and rental leases and pastoral and crown leases, as well as town planning and environmental matters.

In addition, Bronwyn provides general advisory services and opinions to a wide range of medium-to large-sized organisations, commercial enterprises, publicly listed companies and industry organisations.

She has provided advice to the aviation, marine and heavy transport industries where she has advised companies with respect to the Trade Practices Act and more recently, the Australia Consumer Law, drafted commercial agreements, including distribution agreements, terms and conditions of trade, licence and procurement agreements and advised on the buying and selling of aircraft, marine vessels and prime movers.

Bronwyn and her team regularly undertake significant work in relation to the petroleum industry, advising clients of the regulatory regime and its impacts, including updating documentation, assisting with compliance and notifications and making submissions to government.

She was named 2022 Lawyer of the Year - Oil & Gas Law by Best Lawyers in Australia.

Bronwyn is the 2019 past-President of the Queensland Petroleum & Exploration Association (QUPEX), and is a member of the Energy & Resources Law Association (formerly AMPLA) , the Australian Pipeline and Gas Association (APGA) and the Queensland Environmental Law Association (QELA).

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  • The Best Lawyers in Australia 2022 (edn) Lawyer of the Year: Oil & Gas Law
  • The Best Lawyers in Australia 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016 (edns) - Natural Resources Law; Oil & Gas Law
  • Leading Property & Real Estate Lawyer by Doyle's Guide 2021 and 2020

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