MinterEllison

Legal Services | Australia
tel: +61 3 8608 2000 | fax: +61 3 8608 1000
Collins Arch, 447 Collins Street | Melbourne | Victoria | 3000 | Australia

Overview

MinterEllison is one of the Asia Pacific's leading law firms. Established in Sydney in 1827, our firm today operates in Australia, Hong Kong, mainland China, Mongolia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom through a network of integrated offices and associated offices.

Our success has been driven by the vision of our partners, the in-depth industry expertise of our lawyers, and our commitment to work closely with clients to deliver seamless service wherever they need us.

We understand the challenges that businesses operating in a globalised marketplace face, and offer clients services that are multi-disciplinary and industry facing. Our deep understanding of how business is conducted in our region, local language skills, and proven track record for delivering outstanding work mean that clients access local experience and expertise that is informed by an international perspective.

MinterEllison's large and diverse client base includes blue-chip public and private companies, leading multinationals operating in the region, global financial institutions, government organisations and state-owned entities.

Our strong technical skills, underpinned by the ability to deliver commercially practical solutions that assist clients to achieve their business goals and objectives, have led to our firm's involvement in some of the Asia Pacific's most innovative and high-profile transactions.

Lawyers Worldwide: 1070

Notable

Areas of Practice

Professionals

Partners

Nikki   Miller

Nikki Miller

Partner
Wissam  Abwi

Wissam Abwi

Partner
Simon  Ball

Simon Ball

Partner
Sarah  Barker

Sarah Barker

Partner and Head of Climate Risk Governance
James  Beaton

James Beaton

Partner
Marcus  Best

Marcus Best

Partner
Jeremy  Blackshaw

Jeremy Blackshaw

International Managing Partner
Peter  Block

Peter Block

Partner
Sean  Bradley

Sean Bradley

Partner
Virginia  Briggs

Virginia Briggs

Chief Executive Officer & Managing Partner
Nick  Broome

Nick Broome

Partner
Max  Cameron

Max Cameron

Partner
Greg  Carfoot

Greg Carfoot

Partner
Geoff  Carter

Geoff Carter

Partner
Peter  Coats

Peter Coats

Partner
Owen  Cooper

Owen Cooper

Partner, Infrastructure Industry Leader
Stephen  Craike

Stephen Craike

Partner, MinterEllison Consulting
Bryn  Davis

Bryn Davis

Partner
Carla   Deluca

Carla Deluca

Partner, Real Estate Industry Leader
Kylie  Diwell

Kylie Diwell

Partner
Ben  Dodgshun

Ben Dodgshun

Partner
Geoff  Earl

Geoff Earl

Partner
Kristy  Edser

Kristy Edser

Office Managing Partner
Eve  Eisman

Eve Eisman

Partner
John  Elias

John Elias

Partner
Ron  Forster

Ron Forster

Partner
Jim  Fox

Jim Fox

Partner
Andrea  Frank

Andrea Frank

Partner
Ross  Freeman

Ross Freeman

Managing Partner, Disputes, Competition and Insurance
Maged  Girgis

Maged Girgis

Partner
Kim  Gordon

Kim Gordon

Partner, ITNewcom
Rhys  Guild

Rhys Guild

Partner
Matthew  Hibbins

Matthew Hibbins

Office Managing Partner
James  Hutton

James Hutton

Partner
Shyama  Jayaswal

Shyama Jayaswal

Partner and Patent Attorney
Stuart  Johnson

Stuart Johnson

Managing Partner Capital Markets & Corporate
Gareth  Jolly

Gareth Jolly

Partner
Annette  Kimmitt

Annette Kimmitt

Chief Executive Officer
Fred  Kinmonth

Fred Kinmonth

Senior Partner
Anne  Ko

Anne Ko

Partner
Sarah  Lark

Sarah Lark

Partner
Michael  Lawson

Michael Lawson

Partner, Financial Services Industry Leader
Leon  Levine

Leon Levine

Partner
Simon  Lewis

Simon Lewis

Partner, MinterEllison Consulting
Ben  Liu

Ben Liu

Partner
Mary  MacLeod

Mary MacLeod

Partner
Daniel  Marks

Daniel Marks

Partner
Rimma  Miller

Rimma Miller

Partner
Barbara  Mok

Barbara Mok

Partner
James  Mok

James Mok

Partner
Joseph  Pace

Joseph Pace

Partner
Paul  Paxton

Paul Paxton

Partner
Kate  Plowman

Kate Plowman

Partner
Peter  Poulos

Peter Poulos

Partner
Michelle  Power

Michelle Power

Managing Partner, Markets
Lisa  Ridd

Lisa Ridd

Partner
John  Riley

John Riley

Partner
Cameron  Ross

Cameron Ross

Partner
Keith  Rovers

Keith Rovers

Partner
Alice  Rubira

Alice Rubira

Partner
Paul  Schoff

Paul Schoff

Partner
Tom  Shon

Tom Shon

Partner
Craig   Silverwood*

Craig Silverwood*

Partner, MinterEllison Revenue Group
John  Steven

John Steven

Partner
Claire   Tait

Claire Tait

Partner
Chern  Tan

Chern Tan

Partner
David  Taylor

David Taylor

Partner
Ker Wei  Tiam

Ker Wei Tiam

Partner
Katherine  U

Katherine U

Partner
Luke  Walker

Luke Walker

Partner
Steven  Wang

Steven Wang

Partner
Glen  Ward

Glen Ward

Partner
Tim  Watkin

Tim Watkin

Partner
Amanda  Watt

Amanda Watt

Partner
Mark  Weenink

Mark Weenink

Managing Partner Minter Ellison Rudd Watts
Peter  Wood

Peter Wood

Partner
Steven  Yip

Steven Yip

Partner

Of Counsel

Katrina  Alidenes

Katrina Alidenes

Special Counsel
Thomas  Arnold

Thomas Arnold

Special Counsel
Kristy  Brockwell

Kristy Brockwell

Special Counsel
Carmen   Buccheri

Carmen Buccheri

Special Counsel
John  Carey

John Carey

Special Counsel
Taline  Chater

Taline Chater

Special Counsel
Stephen   Chen

Stephen Chen

Special Counsel
Gary  Choy

Gary Choy

Special Counsel
Rebecca   Clarke

Rebecca Clarke

Special Counsel
Tim  Davey

Tim Davey

Special Counsel
Barbara  de Brouwer

Barbara de Brouwer

Special Counsel
Eliza  Evans Gracey

Eliza Evans Gracey

Special Counsel
James   Hamblin

James Hamblin

Special Counsel
Belinda  Harding

Belinda Harding

Special Counsel
Carmen  Hodges

Carmen Hodges

Special Counsel
Paul  King

Paul King

Senior Tax Counsel
Fiona  Lewis

Fiona Lewis

Special Counsel
Cynthia  Li

Cynthia Li

Special Counsel
Warwick   Lindsay

Warwick Lindsay

Special Counsel
Jennifer  McConvill

Jennifer McConvill

Special Counsel
Tom  Molan

Tom Molan

Special Counsel
Joanne  Moore

Joanne Moore

Special Counsel
Kathleen  Ng

Kathleen Ng

Special Counsel
John   O'Connell

John O'Connell

Special Counsel
Raffaela  Pisano

Raffaela Pisano

Special Counsel
Alishia  Prpich

Alishia Prpich

Special Counsel
Nicole  Reid

Nicole Reid

Special Counsel
Ben  Russell

Ben Russell

Special Counsel
John  Russell

John Russell

Special Counsel
Jane  Salveson

Jane Salveson

Special Counsel
Daniel  Slater

Daniel Slater

Special Counsel
Keith  Tan

Keith Tan

Special Counsel
Liz  Von Muenster

Liz Von Muenster

Special Counsel
Olivia  Warwick

Olivia Warwick

Special Counsel
Geraldine  Williams

Geraldine Williams

Special Counsel
Andrew  Wright

Andrew Wright

Special Counsel
Robert  Yunan

Robert Yunan

Special Counsel

Other

Gary  Adler

Gary Adler

Chief Digital Officer
Ross  Campbell*

Ross Campbell*

Executive Director
Ian  Davis OAM

Ian Davis OAM

Consultant, Head of Private Wealth
David  Inglis AM

David Inglis AM

Senior Consultant Corporate, International Trade & Foreign Investment
David  Morfesi

David Morfesi

Director, International Trade
Lindsay  Powers

Lindsay Powers

Senior Legal Consultant
Kathryn  Rigney

Kathryn Rigney

Consultant
Mark  Standen

Mark Standen

Consultant
Mollie  Tregillis

Mollie Tregillis

Director, MinterEllison Consulting
John  Whitehouse

John Whitehouse

Consultant

Articles

Restrictions for Queensland Care Workers Based on COVID-19 Vaccination Status

From 4 August 2021, there are differing restrictions placed on the ability of workers in locked down areas in Queensland to attend work in a hospital, aged care or disability setting, even if that work would ordinarily be essential work. Importantly, the Direction is one of the first in Australia to draw a distinction between a vaccinated person (being a person who has received the prescribed doses of a TGA approved COVID-19 vaccination) and an unvaccinated person...

Australian Renewables Report 2021: Positive Outlook for Investing in Australian Renewables

What does 2021 hold for investors in Australian renewables? We ask 100 Australian and overseas investors in the renewable energy sector for their insights. We compare our findings today to those from 2019. This report explores the current trends shaping the Australian renewable energy market, in addition to the main drivers behind deals, opportunity sectors and challenges facing investors. This is our second Australian Renewables Report presenting domestic and global views on opportunities and challenges shaping the sector...

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Press

MinterEllison Advises Ena Respiratory to Enable Investment into COVID-19 Treatment

Ena Respiratory Pty Ltd has received $32 million investment backed by Andrew Forrest's Minderoo Foundation, Brandon Capital and Uniseed towards a nasal spray that could assist in the treatment of COVID-19. MinterEllison has advised Ena Respiratory Pty Ltd, an investee company of the Medical Research Commercialisation Fund managed by Brandon Capital, on its demerger and transformative funding round for the development of its INNA-051 spray. The spray is soon to start human studies, and could be used to treat several respiratory viruses, including COVID-19...

MinterEllison Helps Deliver Victoria's Largest Ever Health Infrastructure Investment

After months of rigorous negotiations with the winning consortium, The Hon. Martin Foley, Minister for Health, has signed the contracts that will deliver the $1.5 billion new Footscray Hospital Project. The new Footscray Hospital will support the increasing demand from Melbourne’s booming western suburbs, ensuring families can get the care they need close to home. This is the largest ever health infrastructure investment in the state's history. MinterEllison's involvement in this project highlights their commitment to delivering ambitious infrastructure projects that have significant social and economic impact...

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