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Allen & Overy was the first global elite law firm to commence operations in Australia. Our practice now comprises 24 hand-selected, top-tier partners, each leaders in their field, with an average of 20 years' experience.

Our Australian operations in Sydney and Perth are fully integrated into Allen & Overy's global network. The offices offer a full suite of corporate, finance (debt and equity), litigation and antitrust 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.

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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Publications: 24 December 2021

First debarment and suspension regime introduced in Australia: what you need to know

The state of Western Australia (WA) has introduced Australia’s first debarment and suspension regime. It establishes grounds and processes through which the WA government can work with suppliers to…

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News: 17 December 2021

Allen & Overy advises Ventia on the refinancing in connection with its IPO

Allen & Overy has advised Ventia Services Group Limited (“Ventia”), one of the largest infrastructure and essential services providers in Australia and New Zealand, on its successful refinancing in…

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News: 15 December 2021

A&O advised on award-winning deals across six categories recognised at the KangaNews Awards 2021

Allen & Overy’s Sydney debt capital markets team is proud to have advised on three of the award-winning deals recognised across six categories at the KangaNews Awards 2021.

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Publications: 08 December 2021

Warnings and opportunities for Australian crypto funds and trading platforms

The Australian regulator, ASIC, “green-lights” crypto funds and exchanges in Australia, but what’s changed? There have been exaggerated reports that the Australian financial regulator has given the…

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