Catherine assists energy and resources companies, project companies, major contractors, consultants and financiers on high value projects throughout Australia. Catherine has assisted clients with issues such as delay and disruption, negligent and defective works, termination, and claims arising under statute, on a broad range of projects including toll roads, railways, hospitals, software and gas pipelines. Catherine has extensive experience with all forms of dispute avoidance and resolution.


Recent experience
  • Acting for a project consortium in relation to construction phase issues on a new hospital project.

  • Advising a potential equity investor on the project documentation for a major infrastructure project in New South Wales.

  • Advising a major professional services firm in Federal Court proceedings relating to a toll road in Queensland.

  • Acting for the respondent party to a class action in the Federal Court of Australia, brought by a group of investors who claimed to have suffered loss as a result of statements in a product disclosure statement.

  • Assisting the head contractor to pursue complex claims in relation to the Tasmanian National Broadband Network rollout.

  • Advising an equity investor on the project documentation for the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre.

  • Advising a major resources company on issues arising on port and rail expansion projects in Western Australia.

  • Doyle’s Guide¬†– Rising Stars

    Construction and Infrastructure (2016)