Australia has immense opportunities in the resources, commodities, 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 and into the developing economies of South East Asia.
Clyde & Co was established in Australia in 2012. Our Australian team now includes nine partners and over 30 other legal staff members across three cities: Sydney, Melbourne and Perth.
Our Australian offices have a strong regional focus having advised local and international clients on business and investment opportunities throughout the Asia Pacific region. We work closely with our network of international offices, in particular in Singapore, Hong Kong, China, the Middle East, Africa, the UK and the US.
In Australia, our sectors and areas of legal expertise include:
- Corporate and commercial
- Corporate restructuring
- Dispute resolution (including litigation, mediation and international arbitration)
- Energy and resources
- Financial services
- Insurance and reinsurance
- Projects and infrastructure
- Real estate
- Regulatory and compliance
- Trade and commodities
Our lawyers are qualified to practise law in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong, China, England and Wales, the Republic of Ireland, the USA, South Africa and other jurisdictions. They are multilingual and speak English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien, French, Norwegian, Afrikaans, Yiddish and Hebrew (among other languages).