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We work collaboratively with our clients to build strong, sustainable relationships. Our team is committed to delivering consistent high standards of service, and we understand the importance of accessibility. Working with us, you'll enjoy open communication, meaning well scoped, properly resourced and effectively managed matters.

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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

Special counsel joins Maddocks in Canberra January 16, 2020

Thursday 16 January 2020 Veena Bedekar has joined Maddocks as a special counsel in the firm’s Canberra office. Veena joined Maddocks this week and will work with the Maddocks Probity and Property teams. She joins … Continued

Latest Article

Too much of the (Apple) pie? – Screen-time apps and misuse of market power January 16, 2020

Apple’s ‘screen-time’ functionality (and similar apps released by other developers) have changed the way we engage with our screens, allowing users to monitor how long they spend every day checking emails, messaging and their use … Continued

Investment

Our Financial Services team works together with their clients to ensure the security and structuring of their investments.

How can we help?

Investments and Private Equity – Structuring

  • Legal and tax due diligence of acquisitions and divestments of interests in collective investment and other private equity structures (equities, alternative investments, property, infrastructure)
  • Establishment of special purpose investment vehicles, shareholder joint venture and partnership style arrangements
    Outsourcing – Investments, Custody and Administration
  • Investment mandates, investment management agreements, equities, fixed interest, infrastructure), transition manager agreements
  • Currency overlay and derivative hedge agreements, custody and administration services agreements.

Derivatives

  • Development of risk management provisions for Exchange Traded Over The Counter derivatives to control their use and to place counterparties on notice of any limitations and constraints
  • Legal analysis of futures trading arrangements.

Property Investment

  • Advising on all aspects of real estate acquisitions, including property due diligence and negotiating, exchanging and settling a variety of acquisition models, corporate and tax structuring advice, joint venture and property development agreements, property finance, master leasing documentation and construction documentation.

Our Financial Services team works together with their clients to ensure the security and structuring of their investments.

How can we help?

Investments and Private Equity – Structuring

  • Legal and tax due diligence of acquisitions and divestments of interests in collective investment and other private equity structures (equities, alternative investments, property, infrastructure)
  • Establishment of special purpose investment vehicles, shareholder joint venture and partnership style arrangements
    Outsourcing – Investments, Custody and Administration
  • Investment mandates, investment management agreements, equities, fixed interest, infrastructure), transition manager agreements
  • Currency overlay and derivative hedge agreements, custody and administration services agreements.

Derivatives

  • Development of risk management provisions for Exchange Traded Over The Counter derivatives to control their use and to place counterparties on notice of any limitations and constraints
  • Legal analysis of futures trading arrangements.

Property Investment

  • Advising on all aspects of real estate acquisitions, including property due diligence and negotiating, exchanging and settling a variety of acquisition models, corporate and tax structuring advice, joint venture and property development agreements, property finance, master leasing documentation and construction documentation.