Australia's leading private equity firms come to us for quality, commercial legal counsel and to help meet their key requirements in:
Fund formation and fundraising
Acquisitions including MBOs, MBIs, LBOs, public to private takeovers and secondary buyouts
Exits through IPO or trade sale
Leveraged finance and refinancing
In Australia, we are the dominant private equity and venture capital fundraising firm, having acted for approximately 75% of active Australian GPs. As a result, we have a thorough understanding of the mandates and objectives of private equity fund managers and deliver focused and commercially-realistic advice. We focus on our clients' key business drivers to work efficiently and identify the areas of legal risk most likely to impact on valuations and pricing.
We act for a number of high-profile domestic and offshore private equity funds including Allegro Funds, CHAMP Private Equity, Anchorage Capital Partners, Affinity Equity Partners, Baring Private Equity Asia, GIC Special Investments, Mercury Capital, Quadrant Private Equity, Next Capital, Adamantem Capital, OPTrust, ROC Partners, Bain Capital, Blackstone, Brookfield, Pemba Capital Partners, Global Forest Partners, Yorkway Equity Partners, M.H. Carnegie & Co, Advent Partners, Odyssey Private Equity and Tanarra Capital.