Elizabeth Pennell

Elizabeth Pennell is a Senior Associate at the Australian law firm Clayton Utz. Her practice focuses on cross border transactions, particularly mergers and acquisitions in emerging markets and in the energy and resources sector. During 2011, Elizabeth spent six months as a consultant to the leading Indian law firm, Amarchand, Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff and Co in Delhi, assisting the AMSS team with the provision of advice in relation to the Indian foreign investment regime.

Elizabeth is also a recognized specialist in the law of outer space. In 2010, she was nominated and admitted as a professional member of the International Institute for Space Law, and was a judge for Asia Pacific finals in the Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot. She has also taught as a guest lecturer in this field at the University of New South Wales.