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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

Maddocks appointed to Commonwealth Government legal services panel August 19, 2019

Monday 19 August 2019 The strong growth of Maddocks in Canberra has been given a further boost by the firm’s appointment to the new Commonwealth Legal Services Panel. The Commonwealth Attorney-General’s Department announced the successful … Continued

Latest Article

Can you avoid an arbitration agreement for ‘convenience? August 22, 2019

Disputes arising from construction and infrastructure projects typically involve multiple contractual relationships, often triggering separate disputes between principal and head contractor, principal and superintendent and head contractor and subcontractor (amongst others). While the most efficient … 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.