Jessica is a commercial and transactions lawyer specialising in corporate restructures and transaction structuring, with a focus on stamp duty and other transaction taxes.
Jessica acts for publicly listed and private entities to structure transactions to obtain advantageous stamp duty and capital gains tax outcomes.
Her commercial and transactions experience is broad and includes a particular focus on identifying taxation and revenue issues and then offering cost effective solutions to those issues.
She is experienced in managing major business transactions including share and business sale agreements, shareholders’ agreements and related documentation. Additionally in managing complex commercial transactions, her expertise covers the drafting and negotiation of farm-in and joint venture agreements and ancillary agreements for clients in the resources sector.
Other skills include the designing, advising and implementing of internal asset restructures for publicly listed and private entities across a range of sectors, and assisting private clients on asset protection strategies.
Jessica’s organisational skills and attention to detail is appreciated by clients, and a major asset when implementing restructures within tight time frames.