Corporate advisory and governance

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Exceptional legal and non-legal advisory services to support boards and CEOs to fulfil their obligations and drive strategic success

We offer a team of corporate advisory lawyers and specialist corporate governance consultants (via our Effective Governance team) to advise boards and senior management on not only their legal obligations in relation to governance but also on strategies to improve board performance to drive increased shareholder value.


  • Directors’ duties and liabilities
  • Ethics and trading policies
  • Executive remuneration
  • Conflicts of interest
  • AGM and EGM issues
  • Continuous disclosure
  • Foreign investment and FIRB compliance
  • Corporations Act and ASX Listing Rules compliance
  • Board establishment, review and maturity assessment
  • Director assessment and placement
  • Director placement
  • CEO review
  • Board strategy and risk
  • People risk
  • Governance training and professional development


HopgoodGanim was proudly ranked as a Leading Corporate Law Firm by Doyle's Guide: 

  • Western Australia, 2018 & 2019
  • Queensland, 2018-2020

Exceptional outcomes

Imaging Queensland / We are advising Imaging Queensland in relation to the sale of its medical imaging businesses to Integral Diagnostics Limited (ASX: IDX) for approximately $104 million.
Silver Lake Resources / we advised Silver Lake Resources on their recently announced takeover offer for EganStreet Resources.  Silver Lake announced on 30 July 2019 they had entered into a Bid Implementation Deed to acquire all of the shares in EganStreet for an approximate value of $52 million. 
CSA Global / We advised CSA Global on its acquisition by the world’s leading sustainability consultancy, ERM. The announcement, made on 3 July 2019, of CSA Global’s acquisition will further position ERM as a world leading advisor to the mining industry.
Private dental co-operative / 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.
Brisbane Markets Limited / Advising Brisbane Markets Limited on corporate governance matters, conflicts of interest and general disclosure obligations as an unlisted disclosing entity. 
Queensland Rugby League / We advised the QRL on the restructure and corporate governance documentation for their Ipswich, Gold Coast and Brisbane local leagues in addition to amendments to their Constitution.  We also provide ongoing corporate governance training to the respective boards within QRL.

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