Meet our new partners in 2016

Tom Jarvis, Stephen Byrne, Lucienne Mummé and Will Coulthard join the firm

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Review brochure released

A key selection of our public assignments, and major legislative and policy developments

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Australia: A Guide For Foreign Investors

an update on foreign investment

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Deals & Disputes

Bain Capital

Advised Bain Capital on its acquisition of a majority interest in Only About Children, a leading early childhood education and development business.

State of Victoria

Successfully represented the State of Victoria in two significant disputes with Tabcorp Holdings and Tatts Group over compensation following the expiration of their gaming licenses.

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Acted for Blackmores on its 50-50 partnership with Bega Cheese to produce and sell infant formula and other nutritional powders in Australia, China and other Asian markets.

Foreign investor advice

JWS provides expert legal counsel to foreign clients on their investments and business activities in Australia.

We specialise in all aspects of foreign investment regulation and applications.

Foreign Investment