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Matthew Cunningham

Partner
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MinterEllison

Sydney, Australia
    Local Time: Saturday 21:10

Practice Expertise

  • Finance
  • Funds management
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Areas of Practice

  • Finance
  • Funds management
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WSG Practice Industries

Profile

Matt's clients include some of Australia's major lenders, arrangers and underwriters, and leading corporates.

Matt has particular expertise in corporate finance transactions, acting for and advising lender and borrower clients across the manufacturing, metals, building products, telecommunications, media, leisure, health and transport sectors. He has acted in numerous secured, unsecured, syndicated, club and bilateral corporate finance transactions, both cross-border and domestic.

Matt also specialises in real estate, property and construction transactions, including commercial real estate acquisition and project-style construction facilities for commercial developments, mixed use developments, and residential projects.

Matt regularly advises on financings of agribusiness enterprises that operate in Australia agriculture of all kinds including grains, cotton, wool, dairy and sugar.Matt also advises on acquisition finance, particularly financing the acquisition of energy and resources, industrial, media and pharmaceutical corporations.

Matt lectures in the Law of Banking for the Bachelor of Laws course at the University of New South Wales.

Education
BEc, LLB (Hons Class 1) (Macquarie), BCL (Oxford)

Areas of Practice

  • Finance
  • Funds management

Articles

  • MinterEllison supports Agtech innovators

    On 20 March 2018, MinterEllison presented at the opening of the Global Ag-Tech Ecosystem (GATE) Innovation Hub, an accelerator for Agtech research and innovation based in Orange, NSW.

  • Why agribusiness is a sector to watch

    Despite a perfect storm of challenges during 2020, Australia’s agribusiness sector continues to grow. Our new report, Ahead of the Harvest: 2020 – 2022, explores why, and where the greatest investment opportunities lie.

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