Benny has a keen appreciation for solving complex problems and is focussed on achieving successful commercial outcomes for his clients. He is valued for his calm and considered approach in guiding clients through complex corporate transactions. He has over 13 years of professional practice experience advising clients in all areas of general corporate and commercial law, with a particular focus on M&A and equity capital markets transactions.
Benny has extensive experience advising Australian and offshore clients on ASX listings, capital raisings (including initial public offerings and secondary raisings) and public and private M&A transactions. He has worked across a variety of industries, including health sciences, hospitality, fast-moving consumer goods, resources, automotive, and technology.
Complementing his corporate law skillset, Benny also holds a Bachelor of Science and Master of Laws specialising in intellectual property and regularly advises global software and technology vendors, ASX listed companies and various start-ups on a range of intellectual property and technology matters.
Prior to joining Hamilton Locke, Benny worked for global law firm Jones Day and an Australian boutique corporate law firm. Benny has also previously worked as in-house legal counsel for a leading Australian retail hospitality franchisor.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
M&A (public and private); Capital Markets; Securities Offers; ASX Listing Rules Compliance; Intellectual Property; Technology