Private Enterprise

Service Experience People

Trusted experts who understand the nuances of privately-owned enterprises to help develop strategies for ongoing and sustainable success

We work with entrepreneurs and privately-owned businesses of all sizes to help them to protect and enhance their commercial strength. We assist with acquisitions and divestments, business and tax structuring, business succession, corporate governance and financing.

Experience

Industry participation

We are proud to be a long-term supporter of the Brisbane and Perth Chapters of Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), which is a global peer-to-peer network exclusively for entrepreneurs. Our team frequently provide insights, legislation updates and thought leadership presentations to EO members. 

Recognition

Our lawyers received individual recognition in The Best LawyersTM in Australia 2021 in the field of Commercial Law. 

Exceptional outcomes

City Fertility Centre / Advised City Fertility Centre on the sale of a 65% stake if its business to CHA Healthcare and Singapore Medical Group. We have advised City Fertility Centre for over 10 years, helping the business to grow from one owned by a handful of doctors to one that now has 18 shareholders who are actively involved in the business, as well as two major international healthcare partners.
Kyko Group / Advised Kyko Group, a private Australian property investment and development group, on the sale of the Mon Komo Hotel in Redcliffe. 
National Recycling Group / Advised the shareholders of National Recycling Group in relation to the sale of all the shares in NRG to Bingo Acquisitions Pty Ltd and the sale of two freehold properties for a value of approximately AU$51 million.
Private Dental Cooperative / Our client is a privately-owned dental cooperative, which owns several practices throughout South East Queensland and Northern New South Wales. We advised this successful medical group on the development of a new shareholders agreement and general corporate structuring matters, which included the sale of 50% of shares in the company.
Wanless Group / Advised the Wanless Group on the acquisition and sale of various waste transportation and logistics businesses throughout Australia, including the sale of the group’s commercial and industrial waste operations in Queensland to ToxFree for $85 million.

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