Navigating an increasingly complex business environment requires smart, practical advice and insight to help businesses manage risk and achieve commercial objectives. We run our own business, and understand the challenges involved in managing a business and that it is important we take the time to get to know your business.
We represent local, national and international clients, including publicly listed and private companies, across the spectrum of industry sectors and commercial transactions - from business and company acquisitions and disposals, partnership, joint venture and shareholder agreements, business structuring advices, supply terms and conditions, through to franchising, licensing and manufacturing arrangements.
We understand the challenges for businesses and companies at different stages of their growth cycle and are focused on delivering practical outcomes.
Assisting Attune Hearing, Australia's largest privately owned audiology company, at all stages of its growth, including establishment documents, group structuring issues, leasing, employment contracts, employee share plans, capital raisings, shareholding and governance issues, acquisitions, occasional disputes and key contracts.
Advising on the restructure and sale of BDS Group which has operations in Australia, UK, USA, Canada, New Zealand, Thailand and India.
Ongoing advice to one of the fastest growing pharmacy brands in Australia, including stakeholder arrangements, structuring, acquisitions, employment advice, and developing the legal framework for its franchise model.
Developing a pro forma suite of documents for use within the Group, including contract signing procedures, distribution, supply and dealer agreements and a master supply agreement.
Assisting the Australian subsidiary of the JCDecaux Group, a worldwide advertising and media company, with tendering conditions, tender response schedules and contract negotiation with local government bodies, major public transport providers and telecommunications companies, for the supply of advertising infrastructure and services and the proposed acquisition of a substantial business and advertising services contract.
Advising the largest Australian-owned and managed elevator company on major asset disposals, restructuring, tax and stamp duty issues.
Advising on the acquisition of a group of businesses in the wholesale travel industry, including drafting complex share purchase agreements as well as earn-out provisions, and the disposal of NRMA’s suite of wholesale travel businesses to the Travel Corporation.
Advising on the partnership agreement for this Australian and international association of accounting firms.
Advised this leading online retailer on internal structural realignments, acquisition of golf equipment business, and its disposal to Grays Online.
Advising on the acquisition of the RE/MAX master franchise in Australia and New Zealand, and compliance with the Franchising Code of Conduct.
Advising this Queensland plaintiff law firm on its sale to ASX listed Slater & Gordon for $19 million.
Acting on the sale of Softlink to the Constellaton Group of Canada involving a dual track sale process involving over 60 major and minor shareholders.
Advising this large regionally focused valuation practice on acquisition of multiple regional valuation practices in Queensland and New South Wales.
Advising on Australia-wide airport terminal licence agreements and construction contracts.