Bernardo is an experienced corporate lawyer with extensive domestic and international experience across a broad range of industries including technology, retail, telecommunications, media and manufacturing. Bernardo specialises in mergers and acquisitions (including acting for private equity funds in the acquisition and divestment of portfolio companies), fundraisings and general commercial and corporate matters.
The Growth Fund
Advising on The Growth Fund’s sale of Homyped, a leading designer and wholesaler of comfort footwear in Australia.
Advising on Accor’s acquisition of Tribe, Australia’s first integrated modular hotel brand, as well as other commercial contracting matters.
Petbarn and Greencross
Advising on Petbarn’s acquisition of several retail stores and Greencross’ acquisition of several veterinary and related businesses across Australia, as well as other commercial contracting matters and compliance advice matters, such as joint ventures, supply terms, consumer law matters, material procurement contracts and Corporations Act issues.
Advising a founder on the sale of ticketing platform Moshtix to Ticketmaster.
USG Boral Building Products
Advising on the acquisition of a wall, ceiling system and plasterboard supply business.