Non-Executive Director / Australia-Africa Minerals & Energy Group
Meriel Steadman is a commercial dispute resolution lawyer who focuses on the energy, mining, life sciences and healthcare sectors. She represents global companies, public-owned companies in Australia, and Chinese companies trading in Australia.
Ms Steadman has a broad range of experience advising on gas pricing disputes, joint venture disputes and complex contractual disputes. She regularly advises clients about corporate and minority shareholder disputes and on acquisitions by scheme of arrangement. Having practised in London, Sydney, the Caribbean and Perth,
Ms Steadman has particular experience in leading teams on large cross-border disputes covering Australia, the UK, Europe, US and the Caribbean.
She holds a First Class Honours degree in Law, and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.