Chambers and Partners Recognises Hamilton Locke in their 2023 Asia Pacific Guide

Hamilton Locke is delighted to share that leading independent legal services publication Chambers and Partners has recognised the firm in its Asia-Pacific 2023 Guide.

We are thrilled to have received this recognition with multiple departments and lawyers ranked across our offices.

Our Corporate M&A practice has ranked for the second year in Band 6 of Corporate M&A – Australia. Clients noted the team as being “exceedingly pragmatic and commercial” and recognised their ability to “service capably all matters with an Australian component that we have sent their way. They are extremely responsive and always willing to jump on new matters at the drop of a hat”. One client noted the team’s attention to detail noting they were “very credible in front of our board of directors, who demand a high level of attention to detail and commerciality”. Click here for full details.

Our Corporate M&A practice has newly ranked in Band 5 of Private Equity – Australia. Clients mentioned that “the Hamilton Locke team continues to grow in depth and breadth, with a good cross section of lawyers across different commercial disciplines”. Click here for full details.

Our Restructuring and Insolvency practice has ranked in Band 5 of Restructuring and Insolvency – Australia. Clients appreciated the team’s attention to detail and noted that “they care about the clients and constantly look to solve problems creatively. They are cost-conscious and recognise the financial situational constraints but don’t devalue the quality of the advice provided.” One client recognised the team’s ability to “provide a coherent service providing practical solutions without overselling”. Click here for full details.

Our Funds and Financial Services practice has ranked in Band 4 of Financial Services Regulation – Australia. Clients acknowledged the team’s efficiency and remarked that, “their turnaround time on critical matters is amazing”. Click here for full details.

Hamilton Locke’s Head of Finance, Zina Edwards, also ranked in Restructuring/Insolvency – Australia in the Guide. Clients recognised Zina as being a “very strong restructuring and special situation transaction partner”. Click here for full details.

Restructuring and Insolvency partner Nicholas Edwards also ranked in Restructuring/Insolvency – Australia in the Guide. Clients noted him as an “excellent, commercially minded lawyer who brings real value to restructuring situations”. Click here for full details.

Funds and Financial Services partner, Jaime Lumsden, ranked in Financial Services Regulation – Australia in the Guide. Clients highlighted that “Jaime is always very responsive, fast and detailed. She’s a pleasure to work with”. Another client also recognised Jaime’s “excellent understanding of both the market and our business”. Click here for full details.

Funds and Financial Services partner, Brendan Ivers, ranked in Investment Funds – Australia in the Guide. Click here for full details.

We are thrilled to have received these recognitions from this leading and respected legal publication.

KEY CONTACTS

Partner, Head of Finance

Partner, Head of Restructuring & Insolvency