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  • 30 Legal staff

Overview

Australia has immense opportunities in the energy, resources, commodities, trade, infrastructure and construction sectors, and a growing and highly regulated insurance market. The country acts as a hub for a significant number of companies active across the Asia Pacific region, including in the developing economies of South East Asia.

Our Australian offices have a strong regional focus having advised local and international clients on business and investment opportunities throughout the Asia Pacific region for a number of years. We work closely with our network of international offices, in particular our offices in Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Africa, the UAE, the UK and the USA.

Our sectors and areas of legal expertise in Australia include aviation, corporate and commercial, corporate insolvency and restructuring, dispute resolution (including litigation, mediation and domestic and international arbitration), employment, energy and resources, financial services, governance, infrastructure, insurance and reinsurance, projects and construction, real estate, regulatory and compliance, shipping, and trade and commodities.

Our lawyers are qualified to practise law in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong, China, South Africa, England and Wales, Ireland, and the USA. They are multilingual and speak English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien, Afrikaans, Hebrew, Yiddish and French (among other languages).

Awards

Ranked for insurance in Australia
Chambers Asia Pacific 2014
Insurance & Reinsurance Law Firm of the Year 2013
Who's Who Legal Awards 2013
Best Managed International Firm
MPF Awards for Management Excellence 2013
South East Asia Shipping Law Firm of the year - 2013
ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2013