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Thomson Geer

LEVEL 39, RIALTO SOUTH TOWER, 525 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE, VIC 3000, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 3 8080 3500
Fax:
Fax +61 3 8080 3599
Email:
Web:
www.tglaw.com.au
Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney
Thomson Geer, Adam Brooks, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA

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Adam Brooks

Tel:
Work +61 3 9641 8904
Email:
Web:
www.tglaw.com.au
Thomson Geer

Work Department

Corporate; Mergers & Acquisitions

Position

Partner

Career

Adam is an experienced and regarded corporate, commercial, and mergers and acquisitions (including capital markets) lawyer.  In addition to his legal practice, Adam is the Office Leader of the Melbourne office of Thomson Geer.

Adam’s clients span the listed and private, the domestic and international. Adam has relatively rare perspective of regularly acting on different "side" of major transactions; from buyer to seller, from bidder to target, from funder to management team, and from minority shareholder to controller.

 

 

Member

  • Fellow - Leadership Victoria, Graduate of the Williamson Community Leadership Program in 2013).
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers prize for excellence - Awarded in recognition of receiving the highest grade in Victoria in the M&A subject in Finsia’s Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment
  • The Big Issue - Director and Company Secretary

Education

  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons), Melbourne University
  • Master of Laws, Monash University
  • Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment, Finsia


Australia

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Thomson Geer’s ‘excellent’ team gives ‘concise and commercially realistic advice’; it includes the well-regarded Dan Kramer, Adam Brooks, David Zwi, who has a focus on acting for listed public companies and private equity funds, and newly promoted partner Peta Thompson. Eugene Fung provides ‘commercial and sound legal advice that is always practical and relevant’; he advised Domino’s on its minority share acquisition of Bain Capital’s shares in Domino’s Pizza Japan. The practice also acted for Village Roadshow on the sale of its 50% stake in Singapore cinema exhibition business Golden Village to Orange Sky Golden Harvest Entertainment, and assisted PrixCar with its acquisition of Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics’ inland transportation and technical service business in Australia in exchange for a 20% ownership share in PrixCar.

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