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Jol is a Partner in our Corporate Team. He focuses on regulated and unregulated mergers and acquisitions, equity capital markets and other corporate advisory work.

Specifically, Jol advises domestic and international clients on:

  • negotiated mergers and acquisitions including share and asset acquisitions and disposals;
  • regulated mergers and acquisitions, including takeovers and schemes of arrangement, with experience acting for both bidder and target;
  • equity capital raisings including initial public offers and secondary offers;
  • joint ventures and shareholder arrangements;
  • corporate restructures;
  • corporate governance and directors’ duties;
  • compliance with the Corporations Act, ASX Listing Rules and other regulatory regimes; and
  • general commercial work.

Jol’s clients are drawn from a wide range of industries including technology, health and aged care, financial services, manufacturing, distribution and retail, education and training, mining and resources, private equity, agribusiness, and sport.

Jol is recommended as a corporate lawyer in Doyle’s Guide and has also been recognised by his peers in “Best Lawyers” in Australia since 2013 most recently in the areas of Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Equity Capital Markets and Corporate/Governance Practice.

Jol has various professional affiliations including being a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia and an alumni of Melbourne Business School, having completed an MBA. Jol is also a director of a charitable foundation and is the returning officer for an AFL club.