Simon McSweeney

Consultant
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia

Sydney
Australia
T:+61 2 9330 8137
Sydney
Australia
T:+61 2 9330 8137
Simon McSweeney

Simon McSweeney

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Biography

Simon McSweeney is a senior banking lawyer based in Sydney.

Simon focuses on corporate finance transactions, as well as restructuring and work outs. He is recognised as a leader in his field by his clients, peers and legal directories.

Simon has over 25 years' experience advising our banking clients in the structuring and implementation of a broad range of corporate finance transactions, and in devising strategies to maximise opportunities and minimise legal risk during periods of fluctuating economic circumstances.  He also advises banks and other financial institutions on restructuring and work out transactions.

Simon has also been a key adviser to a number of government agencies and undertaken documentation and legislative framework reviews involving public infrastructure assets to resolve complex and sensitive legal issues concerning those assets.

He has been involved in various projects dealing with the grant of concessions or the commercialisation of government assets, including advising on the appointment of a new terminal operator for the third stevedore terminal at Port Botany as well as advising in relation to the Intermodal Logistics Centre at Enfield.


Professional experience

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  • High Court 0f Australia 1983
  • Supreme Court of New South Wales 1982
  • English