Two Years After Fatal Plane Crash, Aussie Miner Inks African Deal with Shearman Partner's Help

, The Am Law Daily


Shearman & Sterling and top Australian firm Gilbert + Tobin are advising Australian mining company Sundance Resources on its agreement with the government of Cameroon to push forward with an estimated $4.7 billion iron ore project. The agreement comes a little more than two years after most of Sundance's board of directors, including prominent mining lawyer John Carr-Gregg, died in a plane crash while traveling to the remote site.

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