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HopgoodGanim Lawyers

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What the team is known for

HopgoodGanim offers an integrated, national service to project proponents, drawing on extensive expertise in mining, environmental and native title law. Particularly renowned for experience in the energy and natural resources sector. Frequently assists with native title disputes as well as advising on matters arising from native title applications, future act determinations and cultural heritage plans. Key clients include Armour Energy, New Hope Corporation and Unitywater.

Strengths

A client who is "very happy" with the team's service pays tribute to its "strong understanding and proven history in dealing with native title and Aboriginal heritage issues."

Work highlights

HopgoodGanim acted for Bellevue Gold on native title, cultural heritage and tenement application aspects of the development of its project in Western Australia's Goldfields region, including representation in Federal Court proceedings arising from a native title compensation application by the Tjiwarl people.

Notable practitioners

Jonathan Fulcher maintains a highly respected, Brisbane-based practice, advising a range of participants in the natural resources and energy sectors on native title matters impacting on the development of their projects. A client reports that "his services are first-rate."

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Jonathan Fulcher
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