James Stewart is a leading corporate finance lawyer based in Melbourne.
James is a mergers & acquisitions, corporate and securities lawyer with an award winning practice specialising in public company takeovers, including hostile and competitive bids and proceedings before the Takeovers Panel, equity capital markets and private equity. James has significant experience on cross-border mergers and acquisitions in the Asia Pacific region and is recognised by his peers as one of Australia’s Best Lawyers (2010 to 2014) in Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate.
James was recently named Melbourne Best Lawyers Corporate Lawyer of the Year 2013 after relocating from Perth (and before that Sydney). He was a lead partner in the International Financial Law Review (ILFR) 2009 Asia Awards M&A Deal of the Year and nominee for M&A Team of the Year, China Law & Practice Awards 2009 M&A Deal of the Year and FinanceAsia’s 2008 Deal of the Year.
A newsletter for clients and contacts in the global mining industry..
June 28, 2013
Australia is China’s number one destination for outbound investment. Between late 2006 and June 2012, China invested approximately $US45.1 billion in Australia, wit.
March 18, 2013
Partner James Stewart and team mentioned in Asian Mena Counsel .
August 24, 2014
A cross-border team from Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Fosun International Limited on the $489 million takeover of ASX listed ROC Oi.
August 13, 2014