AU$6.7 billion West Gate Tunnel Project

White & Case LLP has advised Transurban Limited on all aspects of Transurban’s Market-Led Proposal to the Victorian Government to build the AU$6.7 billion West Gate Tunnel Project.

The project achieved financial close on 11 December 2017. Construction is expected to commence shortly.

The West Gate Tunnel Project addresses a number of critical challenges in relation to traffic, growth and liveability across Melbourne. The project will create 6,000 new jobs, provide an alternative to the West Gate Bridge, and remove thousands of trucks from local streets.

Transurban Ltd. engages engages in construction of roads. Transurban Ltd. is based in Melbourne, Australia.

The White & Case team which advised on the transaction was led by partners Alan Rosengarten, Jo Draper, Tim Power and Cameron Watson, supported by counsel Fiona Curl and associates, Oendrila Roy, Alex Wilson, Donovan Ang, Peter Rattray, Amanda Osuchowski, Alena Kosmin, Mikio Kobayashi, Andrea Castle, Lachlan Barth, Sarah Oh, Christina Koravos and practice assistant Linda Burton.


Involved fees earner: Alan Rosengarten – White & Case; Joanne Draper – White & Case; Cameron Watson – White & Case; Fiona Curl – White & Case; Oendrila Roy – White & Case; Alex Wilson – White & Case; Donovan Ang – White & Case; Peter Rattray – White & Case; Amanda Osuchowski – White & Case; Alena Kosmin – White & Case; Mikio Kobayashi – White & Case; Andrea Castle – White & Case; Lachlan Barth – White & Case; Christina Koravos – White & Case; Tim Power – White & Case;

Law Firms: White & Case;

Clients: Transurban Group;



Author: Michael Patrini