Foreign Legal Advisor
T: +61 3 9605 0835
F: +61 3 9605 0933
Matthew Lawson is a Foreign Legal Advisor in the Corporate Advisory team of our Melbourne office. Matthew has particular expertise in corporate/commercial, corporate finance, securities, private equity and M&A matters including asset and share purchase and sale transactions, domestic and international takeover bid transactions and joint ventures, public and private offerings of equity and debt securities, stock exchange listing and maintenance matters, corporate governance planning and implementation and commercial transaction implementation.
Matthew has led collaborative teams of lawyers on behalf of a wide range of clients including those involved in manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, retail sales, natural resource exploration, production and ancillary services, underwriters, investment dealers and private equity investors.
Prior to joining Mills Oakley Matthew was a Partner at two of Canada’s largest law firms. Matthew has also acted as a director and officer of numerous private companies, lectured regarding corporate governance matters, and has been engaged to speak on numerous occasions in Bogota, Colombia regarding corporate finance, capital raising and M&A matters in the Latin American oil and gas industry.