Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
131 Macquarie Street
Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia
Skadden’s Sydney office* primarily represents Australian and New Zealand clients on the U.S. aspects of cross-border transactions, such as corporate finance and M&A deals. Since we opened our Sydney office in 1989, we have been involved in many of the most significant corporate transactions involving Australian and New Zealand companies. Our office currently is staffed with two partners, one counsel and three associates. Skadden was named "Client Service Firm of the Year" for the Asia Pacific region by Chambers Asia 2012. In 2010, for the second year in a row, Skadden was named the "International Firm of the Year" for Australia and New Zealand at the Australasian Legal Business Awards.
We have a significant transactional capability on the ground in Australia. The Sydney office also draws on the capabilities of attorneys from many of the firm’s specialist practice areas, such as energy (oil, gas and electricity), litigation, antitrust, restructuring and tax.
The firm’s Sydney office maintains close relationships with most of the major law firms and investment banks in Australia and New Zealand.
Our Sydney office operates as Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, an affiliate of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.