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Kain Lawyers director to speak at Water 2020

Mark Henderson, a Director in our Commercial Team specialising in property and water law will be speaking at the State Conference of the Australian Water Association, Water 2020, on Friday 12 August. The State’s water industry has now been regulated for three years and it is an opportune time for him to look forward and… Read more


South Australian EY Entrepreneur of the Year finalists announced

At Kain Lawyers, we work with innovative and dynamic businesses. So we were delighted to discover that several of our clients were announced as finalists in the South Australian EY Entreprenuer of the Year Awards. The EY Entreprenuer of the Year Awards aim to recognise the spirit and contribution of exceptional individuals, who positively disrupt the way… Read more


The Advertiser Business Journal: Kain able to secure outcomes

Successful recent transactions involving online wine seller Vinomofo and cruise and ferry operator SeaLink further showcase the diversity and innovation of its services, says local firm Kain Lawyers. Article: Kain able to secure outcomes Published by: The Advertiser Business Journal Published on: Tuesday 12 May, 2016 Click here to read the article  


The Advertiser Business Journal: Lawyer wins award again

Director of our Corporate team, Gerry Cawson, continues his impressive run of achievements. Article: Lawyer wins award again Published by: The Advertiser Business Journal Published on: Tuesday 8 March, 2016 Click here to read the article            


Kain Lawyers helps Cytomatrix secure significant IP licensing deal

Kain Lawyers has helped Melbourne stem cell therapeutics company, Cytomatrix Limited, on its development of a $100m US-based business to progress cancer treatments using umbilical cord blood stem cells. It was one of this year’s biggest research and IP licensing deals in Australia. Corporate law specialists Gerry Cawson and James Burchnall developed a transaction structure… Read more


Dynamic SA food businesses shortlisted in SA Food Awards

At Kain C+C Lawyers, our aim is to work with dynamic businesses. Throughout the course of our work, we are privileged to learn about our clients’ businesses and share our knowledge of the industries within which they operate. One such industry is the food industry, which in South Australia is thriving. So of course we were delighted to discover… Read more


Kain C+C hits $0.50 billion milestone

Kain advises on deals worth more than $0.50b in nine months to September 2015. Major transactions included SeaLink $125m, Blue Sky Private Equity, Accolade Wines $46m. Kain also advised management of SwisseWellnesss during $1.6b sale to Biostime. Increased deal activity is driving the success of local businesses including Ahrens Group, KWP!, Ferguson Australia, B.D Farm… Read more


Deal announcement: Kain C+C Lawyers advises SeaLink Travel Group on $125m acquisition and capital raising of up to $56.9m

Adelaide legal company Kain C+C has advised South Australian-based SeaLink Travel Group Ltd (ASX:SLK) on its recently announced $125 million acquisition of Queensland’s Transit Systems Marine, as well as a capital raising of up to $56.9 million by way of placement and SPP. The acquisition will add further passenger and commercial ferry routes in Moreton… Read more


Kain C+C Lawyers appoints Michael Garry as Director

Kain C+C Lawyers has announced the appointment of Michael Garry to the position of Director in their corporate division effective Monday 3 August, 2015. Mr Garry specialises in mergers and acquisitions, restructures and fund raising for corporate and private equity funds and has acted for an impressive list of high profile clients across a broad range of industries.… Read more