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Johnson Winter & Slattery

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Managing Partner: Peter Slattery
Number of partners: 67
Number of lawyers: 123

Firm Overview:
An appropriate blend of legal know-how and commercial acumen lies at the heart of effective and valuable legal counsel. Through working closely with clients, getting to know their business, and appreciating their commercial parameters and objectives, Johnson Winter & Slattery ensures its approach is tailored to deliver cost-effective commercial outcomes. An ethos of always seeking to impress clients, combined with superior service, technical excellence and collaboration ensures the most relevant specialist expertise and experience is brought to bear on every assignment. A national Australian firm with over 60 partners Johnson Winter & Slattery assists clients with domestic and international transactions.

Main Areas of Practice:
Anti-Bribery & Corruption
Banking & Finance
Capital Markets
Competition
Construction
Corporate M&A
Dispute Resolution
Employment
Energy & Natural Resources
Intellectual Property
Investment Funds
IT & Telecommunications
Media
Private Equity
Restructuring & Insolvency
Tax

Anti-Bribery & Corruption:
8 partners, 24 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: Afghanistan Independent Bar Association, IBA and OECD Task Force, Seven Network.

Capital Markets:
15 partners, 23 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: AirXpanders, Ausdrill, Bionomics, BSA, Cooper Energy, ImpediMed, Matrix Capital Partners, Northern Minerals, Osprey Medial, Visioneering Technologies.

Competition:
10 partners, 14 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: Unilever, Prysmian, The Walt Disney (Australia) Company, A2 Milk, Mercedes Benz, PepsiCo, Blackmores, Ramsay Health Care, Bayer AG, 3M Australia.

Corporate M&A:
28 partners, 35 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: Unilever, Microsoft, Bain Capital, Dalian Wanda, Natixis/Group BPCE, Gazal, Blackmores, Macmahon, Brookfield, Air New Zealand, Universities Superannuation Scheme (UK).

Dispute Resolution:
23 partners, 50 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: ASIC, PKF Melbourne, 3M, PPB Advisory (now PwC), Quinitis, Lloyds of London insurers, Lifeplan Australia Friendly Society, Nakali, Babscay, Groote Eylandt Aboriginal Trust, Ramsay Health Care, Prysmian, Callide Power Management, Unilever Group.

Employment:
4 partners, 10 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: Qantas, Seven West Media, Yahoo! Inc, Yahoo!7, Archer Capital, A2 Milk, Technology One, APN Outdoor, ResMed, Origin Energy, Anchorage Capital.

Energy & Resources:
20 partners, 16 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: Origin Energy, Total E&P, Osaka Gas, Newmont Australia, Australian Gas Networks, Beach Energy, Northern Minerals, Infrastructure Capital Group, Bluewaters Power Station II, South32, OZ Minerals, Ausdrill, ATCO Australia.

Intellectual Property:

3 partners, 5 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: Microsoft, Origin Energy, South Australian Government, Mulitnet Gas, Brookfield.

Investment Funds:
6 partners, 8 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: Macquarie Asset Management, Natixis Global Asset Management, AllianceBernstein, Amundi, Ausbil Investment Management, Brigade Capital Management.

IT & Telecommunications:
6 partners, 5 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: Microsoft, South Australian Government, Brookfield, Origin Energy, LexisNexis, Mulitnet Gas, Prysmian, Australian Energy Market Commission, Alinta Energy.

Media:
2 partners, 5 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: Seven Network, Bauer Media, Yahoo! Inc, Yahoo!7, Microsoft Australia, Microsoft Corporation, Archer Capital, Australian National University.

Private Equity:
28 partners, 35 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: Allegro Funds, Archer Capital, Aurora Capital, Bain Capital, Brandon Capital, Insight Venture Partners, M.H. Carnegie & Co, Matrix Capital Partners, MSX International, Sentient Capitol, SK Capital Partners.

Restructuring & Insolvency:
17 partners, 19 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: Bentleys, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, Ferrier Hodgson, Grant Thornton, KordaMentha, McGrath Nicol, Macquarie Bank, PPB (now PwC), RSM Bird Cameron.

Tax:
5 partners, 5 other qualified lawyers
Clients include: Microsoft, AB InBev, SAB Miller, Carlton United Breweries, McDonald’s Australia, South Australian Government, Unilever, Sentient Group, Coulson Aircrane, Total SA, Beach Energy, Blackmores, Cooper Energy.