Chair, Carbon Market Institute | Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Elisa is a partner with global law firm, Norton Rose Fulbright and heads the Australian climate change and sustainability practice. Elisa has a broad practice covering all aspects of climate change, carbon and sustainability issues, including advising on emissions and energy reporting, carbon projects, carbon pricing, renewable energy, sustainable cities, energy efficiency, adaptation and climate change related land use planning. Elisa’s practice also covers advice on climate risk, carbon disclosure and reporting, and liability issues.
She was awarded Best Lawyers Climate Change Lawyer of the Year (Melbourne) for 2018/19, and is listed in the International Who’s Who for climate change. Elisa is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, and is a Director of Grampians Wimmera Mallee Water Corporation, Beyond Zero Emissions and the Australian Legal Sector Alliance.
Elisa, with Emily Gerrard and Nadine Ponomarenko, constitute CMI’s Audit & Risk Committee.