Mr Christian Owen > Corrs Chambers Westgarth > Perth, Australia > Lawyer Profile

Corrs Chambers Westgarth
LEVEL 15, WOODSIDE PLAZA
240 ST GEORGES TERRACE
PERTH, WA 6000
Australia

Work Department

Corporate Advisory

Position

Partner.

Career

Christian Owen specialises in made-to-measure solutions for complex corporate transactions. Results orientated and cognisant of the drivers behind each deal, Christian has made a career both in a London magic circle firm and in Australia, collaborating with companies to face their legal challenges head on. From domestic or cross-border mergers and acquisitions, fund raising, governance and head office advisory issues to providing corporate and commercial law guidance, Christian finds the right solution for his mix of public and private company and private investment scheme clients. Born and based in Western Australia, Christian has both an innate and studied understanding of the natural resources and mining services industries. In addition to his expertise in all facets of corporate law, he has further skill in the agricultural and venture capital and private equity sectors.

Memberships

University of Western Australia Law School Guest lecturer of corporate finance and securities law Corrs China Business Group Member Australian Institute of Company Directors Member

Lawyer Rankings

Australia > Capital markets

The capital markets group at Corrs Chambers Westgarth crafts a personalised service to advise major national and international investors and financial institutions, corporates and other issuers and underwriters on a wide spectrum of matters. In the Sydney office, Sandy Mak, who leads the corporate group and the equity capital markets team, assists clients with solid pro-rata accelerated non-renounceable entitlement offers, block trades and sales. The equity team is supported by Christian Owen and Russell Philip in Perth. In Melbourne, Brad Robinson leads the debt capital markets team, helping clients with various financing packages, secured bonds and debt restructurings; he also heads up the securitisation team, which assists clients with suitable securitisation programmes.