Damien Gardiner focuses upon environmental, planning, native title and land acquisition work, but also has experience with complex occupational health and safety matters.
Since 2000, Damien's been advising on all aspects of environmental, planning and native title work, including major transport and mining infrastructure projects, transactional work, environmental, planning and native title due diligence, and general strategic advice. His clients come from a wide range of sectors, including energy and resources, water, mining, infrastructure, utilities, manufacturing, transport, local government, ports and airports.
Damien also has expertise in advising on the management of contaminated land, environmental impact assessment and liability for non-compliance with legislative requirements.
His native title practice focuses on significant native title matters, ranging from mining and infrastructure projects through to native title claims. In addition, Damien advises on the compulsory acquisition of land, telecommunications, mineral resources and development law and general commercial contracts.