Hamilton Locke appoints new capital markets partner

Hamilton Locke has appointed Patricia Paton as a partner to its rapidly expanding corporate team.


Patricia is a capital markets specialist and has been involved in some of the most complex and high-profile initial public offerings and other capital market transactions in recent years.

“Patricia’s skills are a fantastic complement to our corporate finance practice. She brings with her a deep understanding of the regulatory landscape, and her expertise will further complement our offering to the market,” said Nick Humphrey, Managing Partner of Hamilton Locke.

“It’s an exciting time for Hamilton Locke,” Nick said, “we’ve grown considerably since inception earlier this year and we’re delighted to attract lawyers of Patricia’s calibre as we continue to expand our service offering”.

“We’re pleased to have Patricia join our firm and we look forward to welcoming her on board”.

Hamilton Locke is a corporate law firm specialising in complex corporate finance transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity, distressed investing and special situations, capital markets and alternative financing. Hamilton Locke was founded earlier this year by Nick Humphrey and senior partner and co-founder Hal Lloyd. They act for a number of high profile clients including Macquarie Bank, CSIRO, Alceon, Moelis Australia, CHAMP Ventures, Mercury Capital and Quadrant Private Equity.