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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JWS supports a number of community initiatives and not for profit organisations across Australia through pro bono legal work and charitable donations.
We have unique and significant expertise in advising infrastructure owners, access seekers and regulators on all aspects of third party access regulation and pricing. With an ability to understand the differing investment horizons and value realisation strategies of various parties, our clients include project developers, Australian and international investors, infrastructure users and regulators.
Our team’s diverse experience in the infrastructure sector includes advising on:
We advise on project development, financing, operation and maintenance and access and on the sale and purchase of infrastructure assets. Our lawyers have advised both sellers and buyers in infrastructure privatisations.
Infrastructure in Australia is regulated at state and federal levels. As an Australian law firm, we have unique and significant expertise in advising on all aspects of third party access regulation and pricing. This includes complex access agreements between infrastructure owners and access seekers and representing clients in regulatory processes, pricing reviews and appeals.
With the introduction of the new Regulator, we can expect an increased focus on compliance with water laws in NSW.
On 24 February 2017, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) announced its Enforcement and Compliance Policy for 2017.
On 19 May 2015, the Building Queensland Bill 2015 (Qld) (Bill) was introduced to the Queensland Parliament. The Bill establishes Building Queensland, a new independent statutory body to assist the...