Our lawyers are commercially pragmatic team players who provide innovative solutions to our clients’ complex business and legal challenges. Client success is a core value and we are highly results focused. We rely on both our deep experience and the use of technology to deliver our services efficiently in terms of both time and cost.
We have a thorough understanding of how best to use commercial leverage and apply the law to meet your objectives. Contentious and challenging corporate and commercial disputes are our core business.
Our comprehensive range of employment law services include preparation of employment, executive and contractor agreements. We also specialise in ESOPs and other incentive packages.
The Automic Group legal team are specialists in privacy law. We act for leading companies in the technology, software, telecommunications, media and e-commerce industries.
The legal team are specialists in all aspects of media, defamation and reputational matters and can assist in a number of strategic solutions.
Our team has extensive experience working with businesses, individuals & brands to help them navigate the complexities of developing franchises.
With deep expertise in ECM we manage IPOs, capital raisings, market listings, compliance and preparation of ASX and ASIC documentation.
Our team are seasoned M&A practitioners. With services tailored to individual client needs and will provide services from negotiation to post-negotiation.
Alistair specialises in complex commercial matters that require careful strategic planning. An experienced commercial litigator with an outstanding record of success in contested litigation, Alistair also applies his exceptional black letter knowledge and analytical skills in transactional work. Alistair is known for his ability to cut through to the real issues and for giving clear and concise advice. He is trusted by some of Australia’s most preeminent business people to handle their personal legal affairs. Alistair is regularly engaged in matters involving serious risk to personal and corporate reputations and he has extensive experience in media sensitive matters. Prior to founding Automic Legal in 2010, Alistair worked at Freehills and was an Associate to a Judge of the Federal Court of Australia. Alistair’s academic work has been quoted by the Court of Appeal of New South Wales and in leading Australian text books. Alistair has extensive experience advising ASX listed companies and their directors and is a member of the University of New South Wales Law Advisory Council.
Principal | Chief Compliance Officer
David is an experienced corporate lawyer specialising in listings on ASX (IPOs and reverse listings), equity capital markets, mergers & acquisitions and providing advice on corporate governance and compliance issues. He is sought out for his expertise and guidance across a range of legal, governance and ASX compliance matters that are commonly considered by the Boards of unlisted (pre-IPO) and ASX listed entities at every stage of their growth, from listings, secondary raisings and strategic acquisitions or investments. David is a trusted adviser to dozens of boards and executive teams across a range of industries, including technology, health care, industrials, e-commerce and mining. David is a member of Automic Group’s senior leadership team, and serves as its Chief Compliance Officer across the company secretarial, legal, registry and governance divisions.
Victoria-Jane is a lawyer with extensive experience in all areas of commercial law and litigation and also spans the employment and media practices of Automic Group. Given Victoria-Jane’s breadth of experience, she is able to readily identify and diagnose legal issues and risks enabling her to provide strategic and pragmatic advice specifically catered to a client’s specific needs. Victoria-Jane acts for large institutional clients, publicly listed entities, small to medium businesses and individuals across the Federal and various State jurisdictions of Australia. In addition to her core areas, Victoria-Jane is also recognised for her transactional and corporate advisory work which is heavily informed by her understanding and experience in litigation and disputes. Victoria-Jane is a trusted advisor to her clients and known for her empathy and approachable manner.
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