As the largest independent law firm in Queensland and the Australian mid-market specialist in what is the classic mid-market economy, we are a proxy for all that is good about the Australian market – energy and resources, projects and tech across a full service law firm which knows our market. Investing in a foreign country takes courage, foresight, precision and intellectual clarity, qualities we share with our international clients. We understand that.
For many international corporates and funds, we are the preferred supplier of complex legal advice in Australia.
For Australian corporates and funds seeking opportunities overseas too, we bring a depth and breadth of relationships and experience to handle complex matters across international borders and time zones.
Our cross border relationships are unparalleled in Australia.
We know Australia and we understand the international needs of overseas and local clients. We know how to avoid cultural clash and how to unlock success together with you in Australia.
To find out more, contact John Kettle
Advised on the Jewel development on Queensland’s Gold Coast.
Advised on the disposal of their Australian brands portfolio comprising Raguletto, Five Brothers and Chicken Tonight to Simplot.
Advised on their Australian arrangements.
Archer Daniels Midland
Advised on the Australian aspects of the sale of its global cocoa business to Olam.
Advised on the acquisition of Australia’s biggest cinema chain.
Advised on the acquisition of the Terex off-road truck business.
International pension funds
Advised numerous international pension funds on the acquisition of agribusiness assets in Australia.
Establishment of overseas businesses
Serial adviser on the establishment of overseas businesses in Australia.