Sarah Leonard

Partner. Perth.

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Frontline tactician Sarah Leonard applies her specialist knowledge to deliver customised legal solutions in the fast moving worlds of construction and resources.

Working mainly in the frontend of projects, Sarah assists clients in the construction, oil and gas, and minerals industries to get projects off the ground and keep them that way.

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Frontline tactician Sarah Leonard applies her specialist knowledge to deliver customised legal solutions in the fast moving worlds of construction and resources.

Working mainly in the frontend of projects, Sarah assists clients in the construction, oil and gas, and minerals industries to get projects off the ground and keep them that way.

In addition to these skills, Sarah also has expertise in contract administration and dispute resolution that she applies when necessary.

Her client list includes Inpex Browse Ltd, Woodside, Moly Mines Limited, GRD Minproc Limited, Downer EDi Group, Leighton Contractors Group, Clough Limited, and Macmahon Contractors Pty Limited and MCC Mining (Western Australia) Pty Ltd.

“Best Lawyer - Construction &
Infrastructure” Best Lawyers Peer Review
Sarah Leonard

Sarah's Expertise

  • International Arbitration - $10 million claim Acted in an international arbitration for an Australian engineering in relation to the construction of a processing plant in China.
  • INPEX Browse Ltd Advised INPEX in various matters including acting as lead negotiator for the company’s Onshore Plant EPC Contract worth US$10 billion.
  • Moly Mines Limited Drafted and negotiated EPCM contract for the Spinifex Ridge Project.
  • HWE Mining Pty Ltd Advised in relation to the EPC Contract with Rio Tinto for the mine development of the Mesa A iron ore mine.
  • Woodside Burrup Pty Ltd Acted in construction claims for Pluto LNG Project.

What others say

  • “Best Lawyer - Construction/Infrastructure” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2012-2014
  • “Recommended Lawyer - Construction (WA)” Doyle’s Guide to the Australian Legal Profession, 2013

Sarah's Leadership

  • Law Society of Western Australia Member