Seanna Strong

Special Counsel

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With more than 20 years of experience in commercial litigation, Seanna has extensive experience in resolving commercial disputes across a broad range of industries, particularly in the mining and resources industry.

She has particular experience in managing large, complex pieces of litigation, and is known for her technical expertise and her ability to deliver decisive, commercially-focused advice to her clients.

Seanna has been recognised by her peers in the Best Lawyers peer review publication for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 and is a member of the Queensland Law Society.

Key deals

MACH Energy

Acted for MACH Energy in a dispute with an adjoining coal mine owner in connection with the establishment of a major new coal mine in the upper Hunter Valley.

CS Energy Limited

Acted for CS Energy in connection with a major dispute with Anglo American regarding the supply of coal from the Callide Mine to the Callide B Power Station.

Macarthur Coal Limited

Acted in proceedings for specific performance of a Loan Facility Agreement, which would entitle Macarthur Coal to convert an AU$360 million loan to 90% equity in a mineral development licence. The matter was resolved on terms favourable to Macarthur Coal.