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Corrs Chambers Westgarth

LEVEL 36, BOURKE PLACE, 600 BOURKE STREET, MELBOURNE, VIC 3000, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 3 9672 3000
Fax:
Fax +61 3 9672 3010
Email:
Web:
www.corrs.com.au
Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Port Moresby, Sydney
Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Jonathan Farrer, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA

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Jonathan Farrer

Tel:
Work (03) 9672 3383
Web:
www.corrs.com.au/people/jonathan-farrer/
Corrs Chambers Westgarth

Work Department

Corporate Advisory

Position

Partner

Career

Jonathan‘s career spans over 20 years across both commercial law and investment banking. He specialises in M&A, strategic advice and capital raisings.

As a result of the range of his experience, Jonathan brings a truly commercial perspective to legal advice and is noted by his clients for his ability to speak their language. 

His stellar deal sheet includes many of the major M&A transactions of recent times and high profile capital market transactions with a combined value of over $50 billion.

Jonathan holds first class honours degrees in Commerce and Law, and a Master of Laws, from the University of Melbourne.


Australia

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Corrs Chambers Westgarth’s capabilities encompass the technology, media and telecoms, healthcare, energy and real estate sectors. The 34-partner team, which is headed by Sandy Mak, maintains a busy China desk. It has been bolstered by Adam Foreman joining from Clayton Utz; Kon Mellos, who has a focus on advising financial institutions, from Herbert Smith Freehills; and Fadi Khoury from Norton Rose Fulbright. Jonathan Farrer is representing the Life Without Barriers and Cerebral Palsy Alliance on its successful bids as part of the NSW government privatisation process for disability services. Justin Fox assisted SMS Management & Technology with its proposed acquisition by ASX-listed technology services management company DWS; he also acted for Southern Cross Media Group on the sale of its Northern NSW Television operations to WIN. Cross-border work included Mak’s advice to a Singapore-based security company on the acquisition of one of Australia’s largest privately owned security companies. Special counsel Joanne Dwyer is also recommended.

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