Julian is a transactional lawyer who advises private equity firms, founders, medium and large listed companies and the Australian arms of large global corporations and funds. He advises on private and public M&A (including by scheme of arrangement), shareholder and joint venture arrangements, corporate restructures, foreign investment in Australia and commercial trading terms.
Julian takes a measured approach to negotiating key M&A transaction documents and commercial trading agreements, and provides solutions-based advice on corporate governance and regulatory compliance, and legal risk management.
Advising platform companies on more than one dozen acquisitions (sums undisclosed). The industries cover education, health, veterinary products and media/merchandising.
CPE (formerly Champ Private Equity)
Advising a platform company on several acquistions (sums undisclosed) in the construction/industrial consumables and tools industry.
Manly Fast Ferry
Advising the founders of Manly Fast Ferry on its sale to NRMA (sum undisclosed). Advice included complex corporate restructuring and regulatory matters.
Duni AB (DUNI:Stockholm)
Advising Duni and its Swedish law firm on Duni’s $65 million acquisition of 75% of BioPak (and options for the balance of the shares). The acquisition was Duni’s first ‘foothold’ acquisition in Australia.
NetComm Wireless (formerly NTC:ASX)
Advising NetComm Wireless (as the target) on the successful acquisition of all of its shares by Casa Systems, Inc. (CASA:NASDAQ) by scheme of arrangement for $161 million.