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Evangeline Yeo

Senior Associate


Level 15
Brookfield Place - Tower 2
123 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000 Australia

Office Telephone: +61 (0)8 9422 4700
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Evangeline specialises in shipping and construction dispute resolution including litigation, arbitration, mediation and adjudications.

Evangeline has represented vessel owners, charterers, P&I clubs, cargo interests, marine service providers and EPCI contractors and subcontractors, dealing with issues relating to charterparties, bills of lading, maritime liens, cargo/cargo-hold damage, piracy, bunker supply contracts, seismic surveys and vessels, offshore LNG projects and wind farm constructions.

Her prior experience includes working in Singapore and Hamburg, Germany. In Germany, Evangeline focused on shipping dispute resolution, practicing English law. She therefore has experience in English civil procedural and arbitration rules, including dealing with LMAA rules and arbitration.

Evangeline is a member of MLAANZ (Maritime Law Association of Australia & New Zealand), WISTA (Women's International Shipping & Trading Association) and SoCLA (Society of Construction Law Australia) of which she is a committee member of the YCC (Young Constructors' Committee).

Evangeline is qualified in the Australian Capital Territory (Australia) and in England and Wales.

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Perth has been the epicentre of Australia's recent resources boom with major players in the construction energy and shipping sector engaged in large-scale projects involving mining, LNG, renewables, infrastructure and logistics in Western Australia.

HFW's Perth team are recognised as leaders in the energy space working on ground-breaking renewables projects and helping set the regulatory landscape in terms of grid connections. Our construction and shipping teams have worked on nearly every LNG project, as well as major offshore construction projects in Western Australia in recent years.

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