Felice D'Agostino - Partner

Felice D'Agostino

Local Government
Local Government Governance & Regulatory Services

Direct number:+61 8 8210 1202
Mobile:+61 4 2330 1204
Email:fdagostino@normans.com.au

Specialisation:

  • Statutory advice and interpretation relating to matters affecting local government including roles, responsibilities and duties of local authorities
  • Advice in relation to governance and public administration including meeting procedures, confidentiality, conflict of interest and members’ duties
  • Conducting investigations into conduct issues including allegations of impropriety and breaches of statutory duty
  • Freedom of Information advice, determinations and external review reports to the Ombudsman
  • Preparation of charters for council subsidiaries and advice on powers, functions and duties of council subsidiaries
  • Undertaking legislative compliance and due diligence audits
  • Regulatory and enforcement advice including by-laws, expiation notices and other statutory notices
  • Drafting and advising on delegations and authorisations
Felice D’Agostino has over 10 years experience assisting and providing advice to local authorities on a wide variety of matters involving  statutory interpretation, administrative law, governance, public administration,  freedom of information, and regulatory and enforcement.