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Our virtual event

We warmly invite you to our Australian-themed virtual event.

This event will showcase some of Australia's unique native animals at Sydney's Taronga zoo located on the shores of Sydney Harbour. You will meet the animals and hear from the zookeepers. Our event will include the opportunity for virtual networking in small groups.

RSVP by the link below.

Event details

Tuesday 10 November 2020
12.00pm – 1:00pm GMT
1.00pm – 2:00pm CET


Our presenters

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Alison Choy Flannigan


Alison is co-chairing the discussion ‘Vaccination – A right to choose or a social obligation?’

Given the wider public health issues involved, should it be left to a parent to decide, or does there come a point when the law must step in to protect the child and the public at large? If so, is this best achieved through education and encouragement, or coercion and compulsion? What are the legal and ethical issues?

When: Thursday 5 November, 10.00am – 11.00am GMT

Alison is also involved in the following presentations:

Topic: Health services, M&A and insurance
When: Monday 9 November, 10.00am – 11.00am GMT

Topic: E-health: the challenges of selling virtual medical and health-care related services across borders
When: Friday 13 November, 4.00pm – 5.00pm GMT

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Peter Murray


Peter is part of a panel discussing ‘Structuring and financing investment in real estate’.

This panel will focus on the challenges faced when structuring and aligning the financing for cross border real estate transactions. It will analyse income tax, estate and wealth tax implications for private individuals and institutional investors, public and private real estate investment funds and pension and retirement fund investments.

When: Friday 6 November, 10.00am – 11.15am GMT

Our people

Oliver Jankowsky
Partner & Head of International Practice
  • Fluent in German - Native speaker

Oliver is a corporate partner, whose practice focuses on mergers & acquisitions, corporate advisory, divestments, foreign investments and start-up capital raising.

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Jacqui Barrett
Partner & Head of US Practice

In the corporate space, Jacqui regularly advises and assists client with mergers and acquisitions, corporate structuring, corporate compliance and governance, capital raisings and managed investment schemes.

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Eugene Chen
Partner & Head of China Practice
    Fluent in Chinese | Mandarin

Eugene specialises in capital raising, funds management, financial services licensing and anti-money laundering law.

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Alison Choy Flannigan
Partner & Leader, Health & Community

With over 25 years of corporate, commercial and regulatory experience, Alison has specialised in advising clients in the health, aged care, disability, life sciences and community sectors. Alison leads the firm's Health & Community Practice.

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Peter is the section leader of the firm's Tax team. Peter has joined Hall & Wilcox in 2016 after nearly 30 years with KPMG where he was a Senior Tax Partner.

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    Fluent in French | German | Russian | Spanish

Dr Wolfgang Babeck has more than 20 years’ experience as a corporate and commercial lawyer and is admitted in New South Wales, England & Wales and as Rechtsanwalt in Germany. Wolfgang is a consultant to the firm and co-heads our European desk.

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MergerMarket Australia M&A Awards 2020
Winner – M&A Collaboration of the Year


Beaton Client Choice Awards 2020
Winner – Best Provider to Financial & Insurance Services Industry

International recognition


Chambers Asia Pacific 2020

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Hall & Wilcox Best Lawyers 2021

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The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020


Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards 2019