A commercially-focused senior litigator, Elena specialises in complex construction and commercial disputes, and has significant expertise in arbitration, litigation, expert determinations, Royal Commissions and government inquiries.
She is known for her ability to distil complex legal issues into clearly understandable principles and, in addition to her strong legal skills, is well-practised at leading large multi-disciplinary teams of lawyers, experts and consultants.
Elena has particular expertise in delay and programming disputes, having led these aspects of litigation for clients on matters worth over AU$1 billion.
Elena has completed a Masters of Construction Law at The University of Melbourne, which supplements her extensive construction litigation experience. She has also attended the National University of Singapore’s leadership development programme.