Ruth Fesseha
Lawyer
Olivia Boyle
Consultant
Angus Verheul
Law Graduate
Taufiq Arahman
Lawyer
Ed Macgregor
Senior Associate
Samridhi Sinha
Lawyer
Peter Mutema
Consultant
Joanna Wang
Lawyer

Christopher Simpson

Lawyer

Chris Simpson approaches his work with a blend of drive, collaboration, and a keen commercial sense. With a reliable and conscientious demeanour, he navigates the intricacies of corporate transactions with a focus on learning about businesses and the corporate landscape.

His expertise spans mergers and acquisitions (public and private), capital raisings, and navigating complex agreements such as farm-in and joint venture agreements. Chris also provides valuable counsel on ASX and Corporations Act matters, ensuring his clients remain compliant and well-informed in their endeavours.

Prior to joining Hamilton Locke, Chris worked at HWL Ebsworth and Tattarang.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Mergers and Acquisitions; Capital Raisings; Joint Venture Agreements; ASX Listing Rule Compliance; Corporations Act

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting & Finance) – The University of Western Australia
  • Juris Doctor – The University of Western Australia
  • Admitted to practice in Western Australia

 

SELECTED REPRESENTATIONS
  • Advised on the proposed merger that will bring ATHA Energy, Latitude Uranium and 92 Energy Ltd together.
  • Advised on several secondary raisings, including for DevEx Resources.
  • Advised on numerous IPOs, including for Infini Resources and DY6 Metals.
  • Advised on a joint venture agreement for a major global gold mining company.
  • Advised on the acquisition of the Lake Hope Project by Impact Minerals.
  • Advised on the sale of a large consumer staple/retail business.

 

Perth

AREAS OF EXPERTISE