Mining, Energy & Resources

Hillhouse has a long history of successfully supporting many partners in the mining and resources industry, from coal mining to oil and gas extraction, mining support services and renewable energy. We provide our clients with advice about your rights and obligations under mining legislation, tailoring our advice and services to suit your business strategy and the interests of relevant stakeholders. Hillhouse Legal Partners are also one of the founding members of the integrated mining consultancy project, Resources Unearthed which is dedicated to providing knowledge and resources to businesses and individuals within the mining, energy and resources industry. The team at Hillhouse is committed to support your legal and advisory needs across the full duration of a project's lifecycle.


  • Corporate structuring
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Capital raising and finance
  • Conduct and compensation agreements
  • Mining tenement applications and transfers
  • Joint ventures
  • Agreements for mining software and equipment
  • HR and workplace safety advices, policies and procedures
  • Transport and haulage
  • Litigation and dispute resolution