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Squire Patton Boggs
PERTH, WA 6000

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Australia > Natural resources (transactions and regulatory)

At Squire Patton Boggs, Simon Rear‘s expertise is in assisting mining clients on capital raisings and, together with Margie Tannock, heads a Perth team that provides a range of corporate, finance, environment and regulatory expertise to domestic and Asia-wide clients. Tony Chong has an established international practice and, together with Tina Zhou, increasingly assists Chinese clients on their investments. The team’s current work encompasses work in the coal, gold and lithium sectors.

Australia > Energy (transactions and regulatory)

In addition to its domestic practice, Squire Patton Boggs is known for its cross-border M&A expertise and its growing China practice – both incoming and outgoing transactions. Tony Chong and Tina Zhou work with Perth-based Simon Rear to assist Chinese clients. Margie Tannock heads the energy and natural resources practice and has expertise spanning environmental, regulatory and planning matters relating to mining and energy projects.

Australia > Corporate and M&A

Squire Patton Boggs attracts cross-border transactions from clients ranging from the global to startups and venture capital firms. Across the gamut of corporate and commercial work, it has a focus on the energy and resources sectors in addition to its broader retail, manufacturing and tech clients. Simon Rear in Perth and Campbell Davidson in Sydney head the practice and Tony Chong is the Perth managing partner and also heads the Asia Desk for the firm.