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Latest Case

Providing strategic advice on expansion structures November 16, 2018

Founded in Bondi Beach in 2012, Bailey Nelson has rapidly grown into a global eyewear retailer and service provider with boutiques in Australia, London, Canada and New Zealand. The strong demand for their products and … Continued

Latest News

Maddocks advises Atomos Limited on key UK acquisition October 28, 2019

Monday 28 October 2019 Maddocks has advised ASX-listed global video technology company Atomos Limited on its acquisition of UK-based Timecode Systems. Atomos will purchase 100% of Timecode Systems, which develops unique and patented IP for … Continued

Latest Article

Has the ATO come knocking about your SMSF’s Investment Strategy? November 8, 2019

In August 2019, the Australian Tax Office (ATO) began contacting Self Managed Super Fund (SMSF) trustees and their auditors where ATO records indicated that more than 90% of an SMSF’s funds were held in one asset … Continued

Rosamond Sayer Special counsel

Background

Rosamond advises clients on equity capital markets and both public and private mergers and acquisitions. She has recently advised on a number of major IPOs in the Australian market.

Rosamond also has extensive experience advising both Australian and foreign clients listed on ASX and other foreign securities exchanges on their capital raising, Listing Rule and Australian securities law matters.

Rosamond is recognised in leading legal directory Legal 500 Asia Pacific for Capital Markets.

Legal expertise

  • Equity capital markets
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Corporate & Commercial

Relevant experience

  • Advising Audinate Group Limited, an international audio-technology company, on its IPO and ASX listing which was underwritten by Shaw & Partners.
  • Advising Updater Inc., a US tech company, on its IPO and listing of CHESS Depositary Interests on the ASX which was underwritten by Moelis & Company and on its subsequent secondary capital raisings, including its US$50 million placement which was underwritten by Goldman Sachs.
  • Advising Riversdale Resources Limited on its proposed IPO of up to $132.7 million and ASX listing, underwritten by Goldman Sachs and Deutsche Bank (withdrawn).
  • Advising Link Administration Holdings Limited on the largest IPO of 2015 in Australia with a market capitalisation of AU$2.3 billion on listing.
  • Advising Janison Solutions Pty Ltd on its backdoor listing on the ASX via the acquisition of all its’ share capital by HJB Corporation Limited and re-compliance by HJB with the admission requirements of the ASX.
  • Advising various underwriters of IPOs, including Morgan Stanley as underwriter of the IPO of The PAS Group Limited and Credit Suisse as underwriter of the IPO of Royal Wolf.
  • Advising Molopo Energy Limited on its takeover defence against hostile takeover bids by Aurora Funds Management Limited as responsible entity for Aurora Fortitude Absolute Return Fund and WAM Capital Limited including the successful defence of an application to the Takeovers Panel brought by Aurora.
  • Advising Ludowici Limited on its acquisition by FLSmidth & Co. A/S by way of scheme of arrangement.
  • Advising CHAMP Private Equity on its acquisition of Gerard Lighting Group Limited by way of scheme of arrangement.
  • Advising CHAMP Private Equity on its acquisition of Accolade Wines’ (formerly Constellation Wines) Australia and UK businesses.
  • Advising Westrock Company (an international packaging company) on its acquisition of the Hannapak group, an Australian group providing folding cartons to a variety of markets.

Recognition

Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2017, recognised Rosamond for Capital Markets.