Celeste is a Senior Associate in Corrs’ Construction and Japan Business Groups. Celeste advises on the procurement and delivery of infrastructure and construction projects. She has a personal interest in encouraging investment between Australia and Japan, and has published and presented in this area. Celeste studied Japanese at high school and university, and worked in Tokyo as a foreign- qualified lawyer. She recently completed Meiji University’s Law in Japan program. Celeste understands the unique needs of Japanese businesses through her Japanese clients, comparative knowledge of Australian and Japanese law, and understanding of Japanese business culture. Celeste sits on the Committee of Management of the Australia- Japan Society of Victoria where she organises events such as business briefings, konshinkai and shaberoukai. Celeste is a qualified civil engineer with practical industry experience in organisations such as BHP Billiton, Exxon Mobil, GVP Fabricators, ARRB Group and Monash University.