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Corrs Chambers Westgarth

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Adam Foreman is a Partner in the Corporate, Finance and Tax practice group in the Sydney office of Corrs Chambers Westgarth.

Adam has acted on a broad range of domestic and cross-border transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, public takeovers and schemes of arrangement (both friendly and contested), joint ventures and strategic alliances, debt restructurings and equity and debt capital markets offerings. 

Adam also has extensive experience advising boards and senior management on governance and compliance issues and in dealing with key regulators including ASIC, ASX, ACMA, FIRB and the Takeovers Panel.

He has worked across a number of industries but has significant market experience and expertise in the media, telecommunications and financial services sectors.

Lawyer Rankings

Australia > Media and entertainment

(Next Generation Partners)

Adam ForemanCorrs Chambers Westgarth

Lawyers at Corrs Chambers Westgarth are known for their ‘excellent communication’ and ability to ‘get straight to the heart of the issue’. The department prides itself on its full-service offering with the workload of late showcasing matters as varied as media-related corporate transactions, defamation, and other disputes and regulatory issues. Practice head James North is well-versed in acting for media companies and broadcasters on corporate and commercial affairs such as content licensing and acquisitions; his team also includes Adam Foreman, a governance and reputation management specialist, and special counsel Jennifer Dean who gears her practice towards regulatory matters such as diversity and content regulation. Clients also single out defamation, contempt, and pre-publication expert, Richard Leder, for recommendation, hailing him as ‘respected throughout the Australian media scene. Named lawyers are based in Sydney.

Australia > Corporate and M&A

Corrs Chambers Westgarth acts on a wide variety of high-value M&A matters, with a client list encompassing major domestic and international corporates, and a number of private equity sponsors, including major houses Blackstone, Silver Lake, and Warburg Pincus. The team has expertise across the telecommunications, media, and manufacturing sectors, to name a few, but is especially active in private equity and real estate transactions. Practice head Sandy Mak is relationship partner for many of the firm’s major PE clients, and is active in high-value and cross-border transactions. Andrew Lumsden heads the firm’s China desk and specialises in cross-border M&A and inbound investment, alongside corporate governance advice. Young partner Adam Foreman is highly praised for his role in cross-border transactions in media and financial services. Melbourne’s Justin Fox is noted for his strategic advice to multinationals in the media and digital sectors. Lawyers are in Sydney unless otherwise mentioned.