Elizabeth is a projects lawyer with a focus on the defence, energy and infrastructure sectors.
Elizabeth is an associate in the Commercial Group based in London.
Elizabeth specialises in PPP projects, project finance and commercial work principally in the defence, energy and infrastructure sectors.
Elizabeth has advised a vast range of clients on large and complex projects. Elizabeth’s most recent work in the defence sector has been for the nuclear submarines team at BAE Systems. Other recent work in this sector has included a military pilot training PPP and a long term contract for transporter aircraft maintenance. Elizabeth has also advised on a number of high profile international defence projects, including in Turkey and Kazakhstan.
Elizabeth’s work in the energy sector has been focussed on all types of energy including solar, CHP, energy from waste, wind, landfill gas and biomass. She has been involved in energy projects at all stages, from design and build through to operation and offtake.
Elizabeth has also advised on international health PPP projects and broadcasting projects, including most recently the outsourcing of the BBC Worldservice transmission services.
Elizabeth joined Bird & Bird LLP from Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP in May 2010.