Millie Richmond-Scott is a partner of Lavan, an independent law firm in Perth operating in association with Gadens.
Millie has had significant experience acting in complex, high profile and high‐value disputes in the superior Courts of Western Australia, the Federal Court of Australia and the High Court of Australia.
Millie has a particular focus on energy and resources, mining and infrastructure sector disputes. She also acts for corporate, individual and Government clients in relation to contractual disputes and disputes involving allegations of misleading or deceptive conduct, breaches of other provisions of the Competition and Consumer Act and breaches of directors’ duties.
A successful litigator and advocate, Millie has appeared as Counsel in various forums and jurisdictions. Millie is also the Registrar to the Western Australian Energy Disputes Arbitrator and the Electricity Review Board of Western Australia.
Millie has been recognised by Doyle’s Guide as a Rising Star in the category of Litigation and Dispute Resolution. In 2017, Millie was named the winner of the Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 Awards in the category of Dispute Resolution. She was a finalist the previous year. Also in 2017, Millie was a finalist in the Lawyers Weekly Women in the Law Awards in the category of Senior Associate of the Year.