JWS Consulting is a division of Johnson Winter & Slattery providing commercial consulting services.
We are engaged by major Australian and international corporations as legal counsel on their business activities, disputes and most challenging matters.
Established in 1993 by Tony Johnson, Nigel Winter and Peter Slattery as a boutique corporate firm, JWS grew rapidly to become a leading independent Australian firm.
The quality of our legal advice and service to clients is recognised through independent industry recognition and direct client feedback.
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Peter is a corporate lawyer specialising in servicing the energy and resources sector, offering particular expertise in construction in the oil and gas industry.
He assists clients with acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures, farm ins, capital raising, debt finance, construction and project development.
Peter has advised on a variety of large construction projects including offshore construction and installation of liquids, gas and LNG facilities. He also has advised on the construction and leasing of several FPSOs.
Previously Peter worked as an in-house counsel and company secretary for an ASX listed mining company. He is listed as one of Australia’s leading lawyers in Construction/Infrastructure, Energy, Mergers & Acquisitions, Mining, Natural Resources and Oil & Gas Law in Best Lawyers Australia, 2019.
Advised on the sale of 30% of the Nova-Bollinger nickel copper project for $230 million.
Acted for BC Iron on the acquisition of a 25% interest in the Nullagine Joint Venture from FMG for $190 million.
Advised on farm out of WA-408-P interests to Murphy Oil and Santos and joint operating agreement, advised on Ichthys Project and GLNG Project.
Advised on farmout of a 35% interest in Brazil blocks to Pacific Rubiales for up to US$210 million.
Advised on construction contracts for Bayu Undan Gas Recycle Project, FPSO “Liberdade”, 500km subsea pipeline and Darwin LNG Plant.
Listed as a leading lawyer in Energy Law, Natural Resources Law and Oil & Gas Law
Recommended lawyer in Energy & Resources Law (Perth).
Recommended lawyer in Energy & Resources Law (Australia)
Recommended lawyer in Corporate Law (Perth).
Listed as a leading lawyer in Construction/Infrastructure Law and Mining Law
Listed as a leading lawyer in Mergers and Acquisitions Law