Allen & Overy was the first global elite law firm to commence operations in Australia. Our practice now comprises 21 hand-selected, top-tier partners, each leaders in their field, with an average of 20 years' experience.
The Australian practice has grown substantially and is now supported by over 170 staff.
Our Australian operations in Sydney and Perth are fully integrated into Allen & Overy's global network. The offices offer a full suite of corporate and finance (debt and equity) services. Our team includes partners and lawyers who are proficient in numerous languages including Mandarin, Japanese, Indonesian, German, French and Spanish.
Allen & Overy Australia offers the best of both worlds: the expertise and resources of a global elite law practice coupled with a leading group of senior domestic practitioners. With ease, we are able to provide our clients with innovative and cost effective legal solutions around the clock.
Since our arrival, Allen & Overy has quickly established a track record of executing both complex, unique and strategic cross-border and domestic transactions. In the past 18 months, we have executed over AUD40 billion in deals.
As a global elite practice, Allen & Overy is at the cutting edge of international legal and commercial insights. Our teams are often advising on market developments and 'firsts' around the world. In addition to this first-hand experience, we have established a 'Global Intelligence Unit' to track trends and emerging legal and commercial issues and analyse what they mean for our clients.
We are committed to offering our clients in the Australian market the expertise of our international knowledge platform and impressive global office network.
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85 Castlereagh Street
The office is within easy walking distance from the railway stations and bus stops at Town Hall and St James. The main entrance to the building can be found at 85 Castlereagh Street, between Market Street and King Street. Once inside the lobby please take the shuttle lift to the Sky Lobby on level 7 and register with the Sky Lobby Concierge.
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2 The Esplanade
The nearest railway station is Perth Station, located on Wellington Street (walking distance is approximately 10 minutes). Alternatively, Perth Underground Station is located on the corner of William Street and Murray Street (walking distance is approximately 10 mins). Esplanade Station is also nearby, at the Riverside Drive end of William Street (walking distance is approximately 5-10 minutes).
The nearest bus stop is at 52 St George Terrace, on the corner of Sherwood Court (walking distance is approximately 1 minute).
There is also the Barrack Street Jetty for ferry access (walking distance is approximately 10 minutes).
Street access is from Sherwood Court. Access for staff parking and the loading dock is also from Sherwood Court (which runs off St Georges Terrace).