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Luke Paterson


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Luke Paterson

Luke is a commercial and corporate lawyer with a particular focus on M&A, corporate transactions and private business.

In relation to M&A, Luke has experience in all aspects of corporate transactions, including structuring, due diligence, negotiation and preparation of transaction documents and addressing post-transaction implementation issues.

Luke has been involved in the sale of a number of different businesses, including mining camps, mining services businesses, modular accommodation businesses, construction businesses, hotels and medical emergency organisations and security and training businesses. Luke also has experience in distressed sales, having assisted receivers, liquidators and administrators in the disposal of distressed assets.

Adopting a practical, commercial and pragmatic approach, Luke works closely with our private business clients in the establishment and structuring of their businesses, the planning and implementation of an exit, ongoing legal and compliance issues and strategic acquisitions and disposals.

Luke also has a very active commercial practice, and has advised many privately held businesses, indigenous organisations, port authorities, incorporated associations and a number of foreign companies making in-bound investments. Among other things, Luke has experience in the creation of numerous joint ventures with indigenous organisations regarding civil and mining works and mining camp and facilities management.

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Law Society of Western Australia