Jess Feehely – Principal Lawyer

Jess has been Principal Lawyer with EDO Tasmania for more than 10 years (eek…).  She  has experience in a range of environmental and planning law matters, with a particular interest in coastal management, climate change issues and strategic planning.

In addition to her work with EDO Tasmania, Jess is currently President of the National Environmental Law Association, Deputy Chair of the Law Council’s Planning and Environmental Law Group, editor of the Australian Environmental Law Digest and a member of the editorial panel of the Australian Environment Review.

Claire Bookless – Litigation Lawyer

Claire moved from Queensland in 2016 to join the EDO Tasmania team as the Litigation Lawyer. Claire was admitted to practise law in 2007 and has since worked in the field of environmental law in Queensland and Victoria. Prior to joining EDO Tas, Claire was a Litigation Lawyer with the Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, conducting prosecutions and Planning & Environment and Land Court litigation.

Claire works part time, and likes to spend her days off enjoying all the wonderful outdoor activities Tasmania has to offer.

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