Marsh Maher Richmond Bennison Lawyers


Corporate, Commercial and Finance


Our lawyers, headed by several senior practitioners, are well versed in all aspects of corporate and commercial law.

We understand that legal work in the corporate and commercial sector needs to be timely, accurate and perhaps most of all cognisant of the commercial considerations you as a client face. We seek to understand what you do, and what you are trying to achieve so that our advice best suits the needs of your business.

We have acted for a diverse range of clients, from individuals seeking advice on transactions and commercial obligations, through to ASX listed companies.

Services which we provide in this area include:

  • Mergers and Acquisition;
  • Sale and purchase of businesses in a SME context;
  • Advising directors and managers on obligations and responsibilities;
  • Financing and Security documentation and registration;
  • Implementing corporate restructures;
  • General corporate advisory;
  • Commercial Leasing;
  • Legal Due Diligence;
  • Regulatory Advice;
  • General Commercial;
  • Drafting of all commercial documents, including JV Agreements, Partnership Deeds, Buy-Sell Agreements, Trust Deeds, Shareholders Agreements and related documents.

Some example of Recent Experience in this area:

  • Acting for a proposed witness whom ASADA sought to subpoena pursuant to the Commercial Arbitration Act (Vic);
  • Acting for the Purchasers of a major winery on the Bellarine Peninsula;
  • Acting for the Vendors in a sale of shares arrangement from a debtor financier to a Tier 1 Australian Bank;
  • Advising a major transport company on regulatory and financial transactions;
  • Mediations and dispute resolution regarding shareholder, partnerships and unit holder issues.

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