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Elannie is a transactional lawyer with more than 10 years of international experience working in Australia, the Middle East, and Africa and New York.
She has worked in global law firms including DLA Piper and Clifford Chance and as in-house counsel with an international infrastructure fund, a global ports operator and a major construction company.
Elannie is accustomed to supporting all levels of management in client organizations, from CEOs to line management. This support has included advising on legal risk and compliance, corporate governance, drafting complex commercial and construction contracts, and managing disputes and insurance matters.
In private practice, Elannie has acted for governments, international organizations (including Africa50, the World Bank, African Development Bank, and UNOPS), investors, developers, and contractors in various industry sectors and has developed an innovative and collaborative mindset and perseverance to resolve complex issues often in novel situations.
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