Ms Louise Camenzuli > Corrs Chambers Westgarth > Sydney, Australia > Lawyer Profile

Corrs Chambers Westgarth
LEVEL 17
8 CHIFLEY, 8-12 CHIFLEY SQUARE
SYDNEY, NSW 2000
Australia

Work Department

Climate Change / Environment & Planning / Major Projects & Infrastructure.

Position

Partner.

Career

Known for her dedication and results driven approach, Louise has been involved in a number of significant State projects. She is an accomplished legal specialist and was awarded a doctorate of Juridical Studies by the University of Sydney in 2010. She has successfully assisted clients obtain planning approval for major controversial residential, retail, industrial and commercial developments across New South Wales – and has acted and appeared in numerous Land and Environment Court and Court of Appeal proceedings. Louise has drafted and negotiated numerous planning agreements and provides invaluable strategic advice in obtaining approval for the rezoning of land and major projects. She also regularly advises on various environmental matters, including climate change and threatened species, and provides helpful advice on communications with regulators following pollution and contamination incidents.

Memberships

Planning Committee of the Property Council of Australia Elected – Member Urban Taskforce – Member Urban Development Institute of Australia – Member Environment and Planning Law Association – Member.

Lawyer Rankings

Australia > Environment and planning

At Corrs Chambers Westgarth, ‘the industry-leading partners are extremely well supported by the wider staff and team’. Louise Camenzuli heads the practice, spreading her focus across residential, retail, energy, industrial, commercial and major government projects across New South Wales. She operates from Sydney alongside Christine Covington who ‘always goes above and beyond’ and provides notable experience in urban renewal and mining schemes. Elsewhere, the team is particularly well-versed in transport-related projects and also regularly advises on regulatory and contentious matters in the energy, mining, waste, contamination, and pollution sectors. Other key strengths include environmental, social, and governance matters, climate change, and developer contribution issues. Recently promoted partner Anna White splits her time between Brisbane and Melbourne and is noted for her ‘prompt, detailed and well-researched‘ service.