Our approach to supporting clients globally is straightforward: we are a truly independent full service domestic law firm with seamless global reach.

Many of our partners and lawyers have practised in leading global firms in a range of jurisdictions including London, New York, Singapore and Hong Kong, with many members of our team being dual qualified.

Our diversity of experience, built over decades of client collaborations, and focus on nurturing international relationships, means we can partner with the most appropriate experts for each client’s global needs.

Cross-Border Experience.

Our Expertise

Whether acting as local counsel or lead adviser, we regularly advise on all aspects of international matters including:

  • Cross-border M&A
  • Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB)
  • Group Structuring and Taxation
  • Corporate Lending, Leverage Finance, Venture Debt, Structured Finance and Securitisation  
  • Debt and Equity Fundraisings
  • Restructuring, Insolvency and Special Situations
  • Intellectual Property and Technology
  • Employment and Industrial Relations
  • Management Equity Plans
  • Dispute Resolution.

Snapshot of Inbound Advice  

  • Advising a US-based private equity fund on a highly sensitive cross-border workplace investigation with competing US and Australian legal regimes.
  • Advising numerous global mining services clients on dual listing and other opportunities on the ASX and broader Australian resources market.
  • Advising various global private equity and private debt firms on all Australian and New Zealand aspects of their global or regional acquisitions and financing.
  • Advising various international credit funds and hedge funds on their finance transactions in Australia across real estate, corporate, structured finance and special situations transactions.
  • Advising a US PE fund on the winding-up and restructure options of an Australian subsidiary, including sales process.

Snapshot of Outbound Advice

  • Advising an ASX listed clean technology business on its global intellectual properly commercialisation strategy and licensing arrangements to implement that strategy.
  • Advising a UK subsidiary of an Australian parent on the global roll out of its management equity plan incentive scheme across multiple jurisdictions.
  • Advising an Australian private equity backed technology business on its acquisition of a Canadian target business.

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