News | Gadens Advancing Reconciliation

In 2019, Gadens launched its inaugural Reflect Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP). Through its commitment to Reconciliation, Gadens has built strong relationships, respect and opportunities both within the firm and with external Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander stakeholders. The firm has also implemented effective governance structures for its RAP Working Group (RAPWG) which have allowed for […]

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Deal profile | Gadens continues to support Viva Leisure with its exponential growth

Following its successful IPO earlier this year, Viva Leisure continues to further establish its position as one of the fastest growing health club owners and operators in Australia. Gadens is pleased to have worked with Viva Leisure on the successful acquisition of 13 Fit N Fast health clubs and $20 million capital raise. Viva Leisure […]

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News | International M&A specialist joins Gadens

National law firm Gadens has today announced the appointment of Matt Egerton-Warburton as a partner in their Corporate Advisory Team in Sydney. Matt joins Gadens from King & Wood Mallesons. Matt has worked in London, Sydney, New York and Hong Kong with firms such as Allens, KWM and Cleary Gottlieb. Matt has particular expertise in […]

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News | Emerging Financial Services specialist joins Gadens

Gadens has announced the appointment of financial services specialist Liam Hennessy as a Director in its Litigation and Corporate Recovery team in Brisbane. Joining from King & Wood Mallesons, Liam’s experience spans over 11 years working in London, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne (including in-house at National Australia Bank in its disputes team). Liam is a […]

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News | My year as a Grad with Stacey Nicolaou

First rotation practice group? Corporate Advisory and Tax Team Partner you worked most closely with? David Coombes and Biljana Apostolova Second rotation practice group? Employment Advisory Partner you worked most closely with? Steven Troeth and Ian Dixon What was the one thing about Gadens that made you apply for a graduate role? I initially joined […]

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News | Digital and emerging technology partner joins Gadens

National law firm Gadens has announced the appointment of Dudley Kneller as a partner in their Intellectual Property & Technology (IPT) Team. Joining from Madgwicks, Dudley brings over 20 years of experience advising clients on significant technology arrangements in Australia, and across Europe, the UK, and the US. “Dudley is a highly experienced lawyer with […]

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Deal profile | Kathmandu catches Rip Curl’s wave

Gadens is pleased to have advised Kathmandu Holdings Limited (Kathmandu), a dual listed entity on the NZX and ASX, on its acquisition of iconic global surf brand and action sports company, Rip Curl Group Pty Limited (Rip Curl). Kathmandu has announced its entry into a binding agreement to acquire 100% of Rip Curl for A$350 million. […]

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Deal profile | Gadens acts on one of the largest transport and logistics transactions of the year

Gadens is pleased to have advised Christian’s Bus Company (Christian’s) on the acquisition of Gold Bus Ballarat and Bacchus Marsh Coaches from Donric Group. Involving one of Ballarat’s most recognisable transport lines, the acquisition is set to be one of the largest merger and acquisition transactions in the transport and logistics industry this year. Gadens […]

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News | The NRL and off-field misconduct: the challenges continue

Special Counsel and sports lawyer, Tim Fuller, has spoken with Lawyers Weekly to share his opinion on The NRL and its challenges with misconduct. Tim has a strong background in professional sport with an outstanding reputation as one of Australia’s leading sports law practitioners and academics and played professionally in the NRL for South Sydney […]

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News | Gadens signs MoU with one of the largest community legal centres in Australia

Gadens has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Peninsula Community Legal Centre (PCLC) to support a Family Law Pilot. The pilot will see Gadens extending its existing relationship with PCLC to provide additional pro bono support to the Centre. PCLC services a population of almost one million people, and through this partnership, PCLC will […]

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News | Lionel Hogg delivers lecture at the Selden Society

Held in the Banco Court, Supreme Court of Queensland in July, Lionel Hogg delivered a Selden Society lecture on Oliver Wendell Holmes and the First Amendment.  A Civil War hero, Holmes’ contribution to legal scholarship started with The Common Law, the foundation of the realist school of jurisprudence and the revolt against formalism. His contribution […]

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News | Gadens appoints sports lawyer Tim Fuller

National law firm Gadens is delighted to announce the appointment of sports lawyer Tim Fuller as Special Counsel in the Corporate Advisory team. Tim has a strong background in professional sport with an outstanding reputation as one of Australia’s leading sports law practitioners and academics.  He has acted for numerous professional athletes, clubs, governing bodies, […]

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