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Richard specialises in mergers and acquisitions. He also advises extensively on restructures, partnerships, joint ventures and capital raisings. In addition, Richard provides general corporate and commercial advice on a wide range of legal matters including in relation to contract negotiations, issues of corporate governance, shareholder arrangements and key industry and regulatory compliance issues.

Richard advises Australian and overseas public and private clients across numerous industry sectors, including casinos, media and entertainment; health; retail; private equity; agribusiness, food and beverage; technology; life sciences; manufacturing and distribution; and transport and logistics.

Commercially-minded and practical, Richard is highly valued for his technical and negotiation skills and his ability to provide meaningful advice and manage complex projects on time and within budget.

Richard has been recognised for his expertise in the following areas:

  • Legal 500 Asia-Pacific 2018 – recognised in the Corporate and M&A category.
  • Best Lawyers 2019 – recognised as a leading lawyer in Venture Capital Law.
  • Finalist in the Lawyers Weekly 2017 Partner of the Year Awards in the category of Mergers & Acquisitions.