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Transactions Team of the Year

Congratulations to the Kain Corporate team who were finalists in the Australian Law Awards ‘Transactions Team of the Year’ 2019. It has been a very busy couple of years for our transactions team, working on countless complex deals in public and private markets and it is pleasing to have the entire firm’s hard work publically… Read more


Uganda Bound

Kain Lawyers exists to create opportunities for our clients, our team and the community. Our community work is focussed on children and youth who may otherwise fall through the cracks and supports the projects endorsed by the Kain Foundation. One of these projects is the Uganda Project. Each year three of the Kain team head to visit… Read more


Freya Sinickas Promotion

We are proud to announce the promotion of lawyer Freya Sinickas to Associate Director. At Kain Lawyers retaining and developing talented team members is integral to the growth of our business. We develop our team members as technical leaders in their field but also as leaders in our iCARE values. Freya’s promotion is a reflection of… Read more


Pro Bono is just one way SA law firms are giving back to the community

Kain Lawyers exists to create opportunities for our clients, our team the community. For our community we create opportunities for children and youth who may otherwise fall through the cracks. We do this through our work with the Kain Foundation projects with The Smith Family and Northern Opportunities. As part of the Legal Liftout the Advertiser… Read more


Women in Law Awards

Congratulations to Melissa Davies, In-House Counsel at Lucas Total Contract Solutions, winner of In-House Counsel of the Year at the Women in Law Awards. The awards night was held at the Sofitel Melbourne, it was a fantastic night and we were so pleased to be there to support Mel and Lucas Total Contract Solutions. Congrats… Read more


Best Lawyers 2019

Congratulations to Director James Burchnall, who was today named as Best Lawyers ‘M&A Lawyer of the Year’. The announcement has capped of a stellar year for the Kain Director team with recognition as a national top 5 M&A firm by Thomson Reuters and a nod by Doyle’s Guide to best lawyers earlier in the year.… Read more


Kain Lawyers 2018 ASX Listed Companies Breakfast

Kain Lawyers, along with event partners Alcidion, Bionomics, Ellex and RHS welcomed approximately 650 people from the South Australian business community for the second ASX-Listed Companies Breakfast at the Adelaide Convention Centre yesterday. To borrow a phrase from one of the presenters, Dr Deborah Rathjen: It begins with a story. This year’s story was the… Read more


Kain Lawyers Building a Billion Dollar Business

On Tuesday Kain Lawyers, along with event partners Macquarie and Risk Capital Advisors hosted the “Building a Billion Dollar Business” event in Martin Place. The event was opened by MC and Kain Lawyers Director Gerry Cawson and followed with Keynote Speaker Radek Sali, CEO Light Warrior Group. Radek spoke about his time as CEO of… Read more


Kain Lawyers advises SeaLink on $43m Fraser Island acquisition

Kain Lawyers has advised SeaLink Travel Group Limited (ASX:SLK) on the acquisition of Fraser Island’s Kingfisher Bay Resort Group in a $43 million deal. The transaction, centred on the World Heritage listed Fraser Island, includes the two island resorts, Kingfisher Bay Resort and Eurong Beach Resort, as well as Fraser Explorer Tours and the Fraser… Read more


Kain Lawyers a Top 10 National Firm

Kain Lawyers’ has advised on a significant number of transactions throughout 2017 ranking it as one of the nation’s M&A market leaders. The busy year, which had seen Kain advise on 44 reported M&A and capital raising deals, ranked Kain Lawyers 5th in Australia in Thomson Reuters Mid-Market listings of deals under $50m and 9th… Read more