Pegasus Legal has extensive international experience in the energy and infrastructure sectors.  

The team at Pegasus Legal have provided legal advice on major projects across Australia, Asia, Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Their clients include projects sponsors, developers, construction contractors, operators, equity investors and financiers.


Gerald Arends


M: +61 468 841 854

Gerald is a senior lawyer specialising in energy and infrastructure projects (in particular renewable energy) having worked in Australia, the UK and Germany.

He has advised contractors, project sponsors, banks and procuring authorities on projects in Australia and overseas.

Gerald is an industry leader in the renewable energy sector (in particular solar power) having advised on projects in more than 20 countries both from within the industry and as a practising lawyer.

He also has substantial expertise in the transport industry, having worked on numerous rail and airport projects in the UK, Europe, India and Australia.

Gerald has been a Visiting Lecturer within the LL.M. programme at the University of Warwick (UK) and within the LL.M. programme at the University of Queensland (Australia).

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Swati Johri


M: +61 468 480 874

Swati is a lawyer specialising in major infrastructure projects, in particular Public Private Partnerships (PPPs), and has over 15 years’ experience gained in Australia and the UK. 

 Swati has advised on infrastructure projects in the transport, renewable energy, social housing, education and health sectors in Australia, the UK, the Middle East and Asia. She has advised project sponsors/developers, financiers, contractors and governments. Prior to co-founding Pegasus Legal, Swati practised at Allens and Minter Ellison in Sydney and at Ashurst and K&L Gates in London.  She has also held in-house legal counsel positions as Sky and Transurban.  More recently, she has provided commercial and financial advice on major infrastructure projects as a Director in PwC’s Infrastructure and Urban Renewal team (2016 to 2018).