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HWL Ebsworth advises The Décor Corporation on its sale to Marlin Home

HWL Ebsworth has advised the shareholders of The Décor Corporation on its sale to Marlin Home. The transaction completed on 10 February 2017 for an undisclosed sum. Décor, a privately held company based in Melbourne, has an internationally recognised brand name in household goods, particularly kitchen containers. Décor was established in Melbourne in 1958 and … Read more


Vale Michael Connolly

It is with great sadness that the partners of HWL Ebsworth announce the passing of Michael Connolly after a brief battle with cancer. Michael joined HWL Ebsworth’s Sydney Workplace Relations & Safety team in February 2009, having previously worked at Minter Ellison, Clayton Utz and WorkCover Authority of New South Wales. Michael dedicated himself to … Read more


HWL Ebsworth advises on the second highest number of completed M&A deals in Australia

The latest Thomson Reuters league tables have confirmed that HWL Ebsworth continues to increase market share, with results showing the firm advised on the 2nd highest number of completed M&A deals in the Australian market during 2016. In addition to the completed deal tables, HWL Ebsworth also advised on the 3rd highest number of announced deals for … Read more


Welcome new Building and Infrastructure Partner

Lucas Keogh has joined HWL Ebsworth as a partner within the Building and Infrastructure team in Sydney. With a background in engineering as well as law, Lucas is uniquely placed to offer commercial and practical advice to the firm’s construction clients. Lucas’ expertise includes adjudications, arbitrations, expert determinations, litigation, and also front-end work. Lucas acts … Read more


HWL Ebsworth advises on the third highest number of announced M&A deals in Australia

The quarterly release of the Thomson Reuters league tables has confirmed HWL Ebsworth’s increase of market share, with results showing HWL Ebsworth receiving credit for the 3rd highest number of announced M&A deals in the Australian market so far this year. It is an impressive feat, having improved this ranking from the position of 14th … Read more