Specialisation

With extensive M&A and Private Equity expertise from working in top-tier law firms in Sydney and London, Brendan brings over 25 years’ of commercial and technical experience to cut through corporate red tape and provide astute transaction advice to his clients.

Brendan has led teams on hundreds of transactions involving Australian and international businesses in many sectors including advising:

  • On sales to private equity funds and their investee companies, including most recently Allegro Funds, I-MED Radiology and GenesisCare;
  • Story House Early Learning on its investment by Roc Partners;
  • On the sale of V8 Supercars to Archer Capital and then subsequently to RACE;
  • Multiple Total Tools franchisees on their majority sales to Metcash;
  • Corval Group on its acquisition of Gourmet Food Operations;
  • IFM Investors and My Plan Manager on various acquisitions;
  • Pacific Equity Partners, CHAMP Ventures and Ironbridge Capital on acquisitions and exits; and
  • Many corporates and investors on growth capital investments.

Brendan is regularly named in Best Lawyers and other legal directories for Private Equity law.

Transactions
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Client: Aginic
Transaction Type: Private M&A
Advised the shareholders of data as a service business Aginic on its sale to Mantel Group. The terms of the deal saw Aginic remain as a stand alone brand and retain its founders and management team. Deal value: undisclosed.
Total Tools
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Client: Total Tools Franchisees
Transaction Type: Private M&A
Advised 14 Total Tools franchisees on their majority sales to Total Tools Holdings.
Supercars
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Client: V8 Supercars Teams
Transaction Type: Private M&A
Advised the Supercars Teams on the sale of their interests in V8 Supercars Australia to RACE and their new racing charters. Deal Value Undisclosed.