JWS Consulting is a division of Johnson Winter & Slattery providing commercial consulting services.
Johnson Winter & Slattery is engaged by major businesses, investment funds and government agencies as legal counsel on important transactions and disputes throughout Australia and surrounding regions.
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We support a number of community initiatives and not for profit organisations across Australia through pro bono legal work and charitable donations.
We support a number of organisations through sponsorships.
We act for domestic and international financial service providers, including responsible entities, trustees, investment managers, distributors, custodians and other service providers.
Our leading practitioners offer extensive experience advising on a wide range of financial products and funds management matters. Our experience covers both transactional and regulatory matters, and includes:
Matthew Allchurch is ranked as a leading lawyer for Corporate Finance.
Austin Bell is ranked as a Band 1 Investment Funds Lawyer.
Shelley Hemmings is ranked as a Band 1 lawyer in Investment Funds.
Jim Hunwick is ranked as a leading Banking & Finance lawyer.
Jim Hunwick is recognised as a leading lawyer in Banking & Finance.
A popular borrower practice, (JWS) has a strong track record of dealing with banks across a range of financing, in conjunction with work in debt capital markets, derivatives, securitisation and structured products.
From Johnson Winter & Slattery's borrower-focused practice, names to note include Matthew Allchurch and Jim Hunwick.
In a decision of the Federal Court handed down on 18 October 2019 in Masters v Lombe (Liquidator); In the Matter of Babcock & Brown Limited (In Liquidation)  FCA 1720, Foster J held that...
On 17 May 2019, the Federal Court approved the scheme of arrangement between Angas and its Debenture Holders.
The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Public Investment Funds 2019