Sean is an expert financial services lawyer, focusing on managed investments and financial services. He provides detailed and specific advice for public and private companies under the Corporations Act 2001.
He has extensive experience in all areas of funds management and financial sector law, including structuring trusts and other fund raising vehicles in the registered, unregistered and unregulated environments. He has established funds management operations and provides ongoing advice to funds managers and financial planning businesses and regularly advises on mergers and acquisitions of various funds management businesses.
Sean acts for many managed investment and financial service clients including public companies, discretionary fund managers, wholesale fund managers, income and finance funds, property trusts (listed and unlisted), hedge funds, superannuation funds, strata title and timeshare schemes.
He advises a diverse range of agribusinesses including wine, olives, cotton, timber, poultry, cattle, almonds, flowers, sugar, water and grain producers and distributors.
Sean is a regular lecturer on compliance with the Corporations Act 2001 and financial services generally and has published a number of papers and articles. He also co-authored 'A Practical Guide to Managed Investments' published by the Law Book Company (now in its third edition).