Mr Rhys Jewell > Corrs Chambers Westgarth > Melbourne, Australia > Lawyer Profile

Corrs Chambers Westgarth
LEVEL 36, BOURKE PLACE
600 BOURKE STREET
MELBOURNE, VIC 3000
Australia

Work Department

Tax.

Position

Partner.

Career

Rhys is our head of tax. He is known for his commercial sensibility and insightful advice. Specialising in tax issues associated with large and complex transactions, he is recognised locally and internationally as an expert in his field.

With a particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructures, infrastructure projects (public private partnerships) and capital raisings, he has advised on significant deals for high profile clients including EBOS Group, Aurizon, and the Victorian and Queensland Governments.

Memberships

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia Taxation Committee Member Taxation Institute of Australia Fellow.

Lawyer Rankings

Australia > Tax

(Leading individuals)

Rhys Jewell - Corrs Chambers Westgarth

Corrs Chambers Westgarth expanded its tax team with the hire of Jennee Chan from Allens in mid-2020, with the specialist indirect tax practitioner bolstering the firm’s offering particularly in relation to real estate and infrastructure work. The team has continued to work on tax structures for a variety of high-profile M&A, as well as working with major corporate and private equity clients on GST-related issues. Practice head Rhys Jewell  takes the lead on M&A tax structuring, working with corporate and private equity clients on an array of cross-border deals, with Sydney’s Mark Payne  also specialising in corporate taxation. Cameron Rider combines transactional advisory work with support in tax controversies and litigation. Lawyers are in Melbourne unless otherwise stated.