100 Women in Property
Participant Biographies 

Caitlin Sims, Senior Legal Counsel - Lendlease

SPONSOR: Joe Kokai, General Manager - Victoria -Lendlease

Caitlin Sims

Caitlin Sims has thirteen years’ experience as a property, construction and major projects lawyer. She began her professional journey with Clayton Utz (Canberra and Melbourne, 2004-2008), during which time she was a member of the ACT Property Council’s Future Directions Committee. From 2008-2016, Caitlin worked in Abu Dhabi as a senior construction lawyer for Allen & Overy LLP, Clifford Chance LLP and Aldar Properties PJSC (Abu Dhabi’s largest developer). In March 2016, she commenced her current role as Senior Legal Counsel at Lendlease in Melbourne. Caitlin is dedicated to continued learning, holding an LLM (University of Melbourne), LLB (Hons) (ANU), GDLP (ANU) and B. Psych (ANU). She was a panellist at the 2015 Kluwer Law International Arbitration Summit, has presented various substantive law seminars to industry and tutored for the ANU Law Faculty. Caitlin has been active in pro bono legal work and an enthusiastic coordinator/participant in charity initiatives.