Mr Simon Reid > Corrs Chambers Westgarth > Sydney, Australia > Lawyer Profile

Corrs Chambers Westgarth
LEVEL 17
8 CHIFLEY, 8-12 CHIFLEY SQUARE
SYDNEY, NSW 2000
Australia

Work Department

Banking & Finance

Position

Partner

Career

Simon is a Banking & Finance Partner experienced in debt financings for acquisitions (leveraged and M&A), project financings and real estate. His sound understanding of all technical legal requirements, combined with strong transactional skills, commercial astuteness and enthusiastic approach to transactions ensure he is consistently able to deliver outstanding results on time. Simon has advised on the Australian law aspects of numerous cross-border deals, including those originated domestically and overseas.  He is also qualified in England and Wales.

Memberships

Asia Pacific Loan Market Association Member, Banking & Financial Services Law Association Member, Law Society of New South Wales Member

Lawyer Rankings

Australia > Banking and finance

The wide-ranging and experienced banking and finance department at Corrs Chambers Westgarth is regularly called on to handle large, complex transactions for major domestic and international clients, including the major Australian banks. The practice handles the full scope of work in this area, from acquisition finance through to bond financing and alternative financing. Sydney-based group head Rommel Harding-Farrenberg has expertise across areas including corporate and structured finance and acquisition finance. Based out of Melbourne and Sydney respectively, Brad Husband and Henry Self are co-heads of the highly active property finance team. Other key names in the team include Brad Robinson in Melbourne, who routinely advises top bank lenders, and Simon Reid in Sydney, whose practice encompasses acquisition financing and real estate finance. A more junior lawyer to note is the ‘outstanding‘ Sydney-based special counsel Megan Russell, whose practice spans corporate, acquisition, and property finance.