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Adelaide Advertiser – Top Ranking for Law Firm

For the second year running Kain Lawyers was the only single office South Australian firm to achieve Top 20 Thomson Reuters ranking for Mergers and Aquisitions. Click here to read the full article that appeared in the Adelaide Advertiser on 25 January 2017.


Kain Directors quoted on M&A Activities in Adelaide Advertiser

Kain Lawyers’ directors Gerry Cawson and Michael Garry reflect on M&A activity in South Australia throughout 2016 and provide their predictions for 2017. To read the full article by Luke Griffiths published in The Advertiser online edition on 19 December 2016 please click here. To speak with one of our M&A or Corporate experts please contact us.


New deals create opportunities for unlocking local capital in SA

MEDIA RELEASE FOR ISSUE December 20, 2016 It’s often said that South Australian businesses look to the east coast when seeking capital to grow local companies, but merger and acquisition activity in 2016 suggests there’s a growing appetite to mobilise locally-based capital into businesses that can create economic opportunities for our state. “There’s been a… Read more


SA Food Industry Awards Gala Dinner

Kain Lawyers were among the finalists and 700 guests at the recent SA Food Industry Awards Gala Dinner. The awards ‘shone a light’ on outstanding service in the food industry. Being a finalist for the Service Provider award was recognition of our commitment to providing decisive advice in the food industry and partnering with growing… Read more


Listed SA Companies Breakfast 2016

The inaugural Listed SA Companies Breakfast welcomed approximately 650 guests this morning at the Adelaide Convention Centre. After a brief address from our MC and Kain Lawyers Managing Director John Kain, the event was opened by Keynote Speaker the Hon Jay Weatherill, Premier of South Australia. Presentations from each of the four participating ASX Listed… Read more


Kain Lawyers assists ICAM’s acquisition of Westpac House

Kain Lawyers has advised boutique property fund manager Inheritance Capital Asset Management on its acquisition of a half-stake in Adelaide’s Westpac House from Abacus for $88.5 million and associated fund raising. Westpac House, one of only two premium buildings in the Adelaide CBD, comprises a 31-level office tower with 29,600 square metres of net lettable area. Director, Michael Garry, who led the Kain Lawyers team… Read more


Kain Food and Agribusiness Breakfast 2016

The iconic Adelaide Oval was the scene for our inaugural Kain Lawyers Food and Agribusiness Breakfast yesterday morning. A packed Magarey Room listened to our Keynote Speaker Darren Thomas (Thomas Foods International), along with expert panellists Ryan Ramsey (Hindmarsh Partners), Chantale Millard (Maggie Beer Products Pty Ltd) and Kim Morison (Blue Sky) offer great insights into… Read more


Kain Lawyers are Food SA Finalists

At an event held at The Lion Hotel last night Kain Lawyers were announced as finalists in the Moore Stephens South Australia Service Provider Award category. A number of the Kain Lawyers Food and Agribusiness team were at the event for the announcement, including the head of the team, Rebecca Halkett, who saw the nod as a… Read more