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Our team is dedicated to supporting clients through their business activities and seek to assist them to achieve their commercial goals.

Capital Markets

Our clients range from public companies to small businesses and high net worth individuals.

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Financial Services

Our clients include Australian financial services licensees and responsible entities of Managed Investment Schemes.

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Commercial Litigation

We are well experienced in complex commercial litigation conducted in Courts, Tribunals and Arbitrations throughout Australia.

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Our principals, Alan Foster, Leath Nicholson and Shannon Ryan lead an experienced legal team dedicated to assisting our clients to achieve their optimal commercial goals.

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Alan Foster

Alan has been a Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Specialist in Commercial Litigation since 1994.

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Leath Nicholson

Leath practices extensively in commercial and corporate transactions, particularly for ASX Listed public companies.

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Shannon Ryan

Shannon heads the firm's financial services and corporate transactions section.

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Andrew Bini

Andrew is a senior member of the financial services and corporate transactions team.

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George Tsogas

George practises exclusively in commercial litigation and dispute resolution.

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Andrew Sarraf

Andrew regularly engages in commercial and corporate law matters and commercial and civil litigation.

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Access to crowd-sourced funding for proprietary companies in the pipeline

Shannon Ryan (Director) and Andrew Tsirikis (Solicitor)

Crowd-sourced funding (CSF) involves a company raising funds from a large number of individual investors who make relatively small financial contributions to the company. The Corporations Amendment (Crowd-sourced Funding) Act 2017 which is due to commence on 29 September 2017 currently only allows unlisted public companies to engage in CSF as a means of fundraising….

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