Better technology, faster communication and continual changes in the international economy has seen increases in overseas investment into Australia. At the same time, many Australian companies continue to grow into global entities and invest on the international stage. This has been encouraged by trade agreements between nations that drive trade, but, in some cases, are also tempered by specific investment rules. With a large number of existing international clients and Australian clients deciding to take on the global economy, Hall & Wilcox’s long established International Team has expertise and experience to support these companies.
Our team has advised on hundreds of cross-border transactions and disputes over many years. As an independent firm, we have the flexibility to work with clients and other firms from around the world. We have several international desks led by partners and senior lawyers who are native speakers and understand first-hand the commercial and legal issues of doing business in that country