Mr Russell Philip > Corrs Chambers Westgarth > Perth, Australia > Lawyer Profile

Corrs Chambers Westgarth
PERTH, WA 6000

Work Department

Corporate Advisory.




Russell Philip understands the complexities of corporate transactions. With multiple degrees in law, finance and investment, and experience gained from working on various complex domestic and international dealings, Russell brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to large scale corporate transactions. Specialising in the art of mergers and acquisitions, Russell is able to identify the issues from many angles to assist clients make informed decisions, preserve and maximise value, and bring ideas to fruition. In addition to mining and natural resources mergers and acquisitions, he has particular expertise in transactions in the technology, financial services and property industries.


University of Western Australia Business School Guest Lecturer (Corporate Control Forum 2011); Australian Institute of Company Directors Course facilitator; University of Western Australia Law School Guest lecturer; 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.