Mike's primary area of expertise is in banking and Financial services disputes arising from lending, hedging and regulated sales, with a particular focus on derivatives litigation (including acting for the successful party in Lehman v National Power Corporation, which was the first reported decision on the construction of the Close-out provisions in the 2002 ISDA Master Agreement).
Michael Hawthorne grasps the complexities of a case extremely quickly.
Case highlights dangers of umbrella agreements for security of payment regimes in Australia
The link between purpose-led businesses, ‘B Corp’ certification and the Better Business Act
Partner, Head of Corporate Tax
Eloise is head of the Corporate Tax team, specialising in corporate tax, structured finance and investment funds for a wide range of corporate and financial institutions.
With a background in genetics and over twenty years experience of advising clients in the Life sciences & health sector on a broad range of IP and regulatory issues, Helen is engaged with the sector.
Hugo specialises in delivering technology backed legal services, and in the development and delivery of legal technology solutions for clients in the Financial Services sector. Hugo has acted for banks on major structural reform programmes and advises on transactional work across the credit spectrum from multi-jurisdictional leveraged loans to UK bilateral lending arrangements.