Andrea works in the Public Law team in the Canberra office working across the property, procurement and probity space. Andrea regularly advises the Commonwealth Government and private clients on property matters across Australia, including leasing, acquisitions and disposals and construction. She is familiar with the Commonwealth National Lease and has experience working with numerous Commonwealth entities including Services Australia, AUSTRAC and Defence. Andrea also has experience advising the Commonwealth on procurements and grants processes including the review of probity documents and providing probity briefings to clients.
Department of Defence – Procurement of Office Accommodation
Legal advisor on the procurement of office accommodation in Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra. Assisted with the Offer Definition Improvement Activities (ODIA), including the negotiation and drafting of an agreement to design construct and lease, lease, deed of renewal and car park licence.
Services Australia – Leasing portfolio
Advisor on the Services Australia Legal Panel providing advice on leases, agreements for lease and other associated documents relating to Services Australia’s portfolio of service centres across Australia.
Geoscience Australia – GNSS Stations
Legal and probity advisor drafting a deed of standing offer for a panel arrangement for building/construction services on multiple sites across Australia. This involved drafting a tailor-made agreement capturing the unique needs of the project
Murray Darling Basin Authority – Sustainable Diversion Limits Adjustment Mechanism – Advice and probity training
Probity advisor for the SDLAM project providing analysis and review of the client’s probity strategy. Andrea also prepared a series of probity training workshops and presented probity training on the newly developed probity tools.