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Adel van der Walt
Partner

Adel is a Partner in our Resources and Energy practice. 

Office location: Perth
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Adel has over two decades of experience working across mining and oil and gas industries. Adel works with clients advising on a wide range of commercial and project documentation, including asset acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures and farm-ins, project development, corporate structuring and project operational documentation, such as service agreements, management agreements, offtake contracts, distribution, marketing and supply contracts.

Adel started her career in South Africa, and since relocating to Perth has led a number of significant legal due diligence investigations and foreign investment transactions (in-bound and out-bound) in connection with major mining and LNG projects.

She has a particular interest in renewable energy and supporting clients in the transition from fossil-based systems of energy production and consumption, to renewable energy sources like wind and solar. Adel works with project developers and owners in connection with remote and grid connected hybrid renewable energy projects, as well as a range of other solar project opportunities in the commercial and privately owned property space. 
 
Adel holds a Bachelor of Laws from the North West University (South Africa) with an equivalent qualification from the University of Sydney (NSW), as well as a Master of Laws from Emory University (USA).