Jess specialises in many aspects of environment, planning, and public law. She represents clients in appealing subdivision and development application refusals in the State Administrative Tribunal, clearing permit applications for native vegetation, disputes regarding developer contribution plans and public and private nuisance.
Jess is also experienced in advising clients on issues related to the compulsory taking of land for public works, contamination of land, waste and general contractual disputes.
In addition to her litigation work, Jess has advised on a range of general commercial matters, including drafting and negotiating commercial leases and licences and assisting in the preparation and amendment of Incorporated Association’s constitutions.
Jess is the President of the National Environmental Law Association (Western Australian Branch) where she is involved in organising events and advocating for law reform.
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