Ms Andrea Wookey > Thomson Geer > Melbourne, Australia > Lawyer Profile

Thomson Geer
LEVEL 39, RIALTO SOUTH TOWER
525 COLLINS STREET
MELBOURNE, VIC 3000
Australia
Andrea Wookey photo

Work Department

Banking and Finance

Position

Partner

Career

Andrea provides clients with legal advice and assistance on areas ranging from domestic acquisitions in the health and aged care sectors to general corporate and commercial matters for clients across a variety of sectors including property developers, foreign investors, education providers, entertainment and IP.

Andrea has significant expertise in debt funding (specifically in project, property, corporate, acquisition and trade financing) acting for the ‘Big 4’ domestic banks and various non-ADI lenders.

Andrea also brings significant international experience to her clients, having worked as an international lawyer for 5 years (out of nearly 20 in the law) based in Vietnam and then Singapore, acting for corporate and institutional borrowers as well as a number of foreign banks and multilateral lenders.

Memberships

  • Law Society Victoria
  • Women in Finance
  • Asia Pacific Loan Market Association (APLMA)

Education

Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Arts

Lawyer Rankings

Australia > Banking and finance

Thomson Geer is a domestic firm with offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide; it acts for major banks, financial institutions, lenders and retail and wholesale fund managers on a broad spectrum of issues. The Melbourne office is home to debt funding expert Andrea Wookey while over in Sydney, David Murray-Nobbs is proficient in commercial lending and development and equipment finance. The team is also noted for its capabilities in acquisition, asset, structured, project and property finance in addition to loans and credit facilities, funds management, restructuring and insolvency mandates.