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Thomson Geer

LEVEL 16, WATERFRONT PLACE, 1 EAGLE STREET, BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 7 3338 7500
Fax:
Fax +61 7 3338 7599
Email:
Web:
www.tglaw.com.au
Thomson Geer, Darren Fooks, Brisbane, AUSTRALIA

Darren Fooks

Tel:
Work +61 7 3338 7523
Email:
Web:
www.tglaw.com.au/corporate/staff/darren-fooks/
Thomson Geer

Work Department

Energy and Resources

Position

Partner

Career

Darren Fooks joined Thomson Geer in January 2018 as a partner in our Energy and Resources team.  

Darren has practised Corporate and Commercial law for over 25 years and during that time has advised on a wide range of legal issues. He is recognised as one of Australia's foremost experts in relation to Mining, Oil & Gas and Electricity projects and developing strategies for successful client outcomes. Darren recognised as one of Australia's leading Native Title and Cultural Heritage practitioners and has acted in all aspects of Native Title and Cultural Heritage law and negotiation.

Darren also has personally acted in the development and operation of over 80 Australian onshore and offshore projects, including LNG projects in Gladstone and Offshore Timor Sea projects like Bayu-Undan and Black Tip.

Darren works to "build the bridge" across corporate and country cultures, to assist investment. Darren is listed on the Brisbane PRC Consulate's website as No. 1 Service Provider for SOE Investment into Australia.

Darren has acted for both Government and Private sector clients in relation to a range of matters.

Member

  • Member, Australian Mining and Petroleum Law Association
  • Member, Australia China Business Council
  • Member, China Mining Club of Australia
  • Member, Infrastructure Association of Queensland
  • Member, Funders Subcommittee of the Infrastructure Association of Queensland

Education

Bachelor of Laws

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