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ANGEL PLACE, 123 PITT STREET, SYDNEY, NSW 2000, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 2 8223 6100
Fax:
Fax +61 2 9221 0872
Email:
Web:
www.maddocks.com.au
Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
Maddocks, Lucille Scomazzon, Sydney, AUSTRALIA

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Lucille Scomazzon

Tel:
Work +61 2 9291 6212
Email:
Maddocks

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial

Position

Sector Leader, Healthcare

Career

Lucille advises clients across the aged care, health and life sciences, retirement living, disability services and education sectors. Her experience spans advising a wide range of participants in these sectors including institutional investors, government and regulatory bodies, financiers, developers, operators, receivers, acquirers and sellers. Lucille has been acknowledged as a leading Australian lawyer in the health and aged care sectors and retirement villages and senior living law for many years, including being recognised as a Lawyer of the Year in Health & Aged Care Law by Best Lawyers International in 2014. Lucille's areas of expertise include corporations and securities law, mergers and acquisitions, corporate and clinical governance, contracting, privacy and data protection. She has served on the board of a not-for-profit provider of aged and community care services and a human research ethics committee.

Date of admission: 2000 (NSW), 2000 (QLD), 2010 (High Court)

Education

LLB (First Class Honours), Griffith University, 1998, BA - Griffith University, 1998, GAICD – Company Directors Course, Australian Institute of Company Directors


Australia

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Maddocks has a focus on mid-cap work and frequently acts for small to medium-sized listed companies, large private companies and local subsidiaries of global corporations. The 29-partner team, which is led by Damien Wurzel and Duncan Hall, specialises in the education, government, infrastructure, professional services, retail, and technology sectors and has seen increased healthcare sector work, which is a focus area for Lucille Scomazzon. Andrew McNee advised the founders and operators of the Manly Fast Ferry on their divestment of the company to the National Roads and Motorists' Association (NRMA), Stuart Napthali assisted Direct Capital with the management buyout of Marvel Packers, and Ron Smooker acted for the shareholders of Norman Disney & Young on its sale to Tetra Tech. In the pharmaceutical sector, Wurzel advised the shareholders of Alchemy Holdings on its sale of HPS to pharmaceutical and animal health products maker EBOS. The team also includes retail and franchise expert Greg Hipwell and Catherine Debreceny, who has a focus on private equity matters. Catherine Merity and special counsel Rosamond Sayer joined from DLA Piper.

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