Phil is a leading superannuation lawyer with twenty years’ experience assisting trustees of super funds on a full range of legal issues. His practice includes investment work for super trustees, M&A transactions, successor fund transfers, superannuation litigation and financial services regulation. Prior to joining G+T, Phil was a special counsel at MinterEllison, and has also practiced at Clayton Utz and Corrs Chambers Westgarth. He has also spent time on secondment to major superannuation trustees.
In joining G+T’s Corporate Advisory team, Phil commented “Clients trust G+T to handle some of the most complex transactions in Australia, as well as litigation and regulatory investigations. I look forward to working with the team at G+T to deliver excellent work for superannuation trustees.”
Co-Heads of Corporate Advisory Costas Condoleon and Neil Pathak said “The prevalence and influence of superannuation funds on the Australian M&A landscape continues to grow, as we have seen first-hand on many deals. Phil’s experience and superannuation specialisation will allow us to deliver a more comprehensive offering to this significant and important sector and to the large super funds who are central to a lot of transactional activity. We are delighted to have Phil join us and to enhance our team in this way.”
About Gilbert + Tobin
Gilbert + Tobin is a leading Australian law firm, advising clients on their most significant corporate transactions, regulatory matters and disputes. We provide commercial and innovative legal solutions for ASX 100 leading companies, major infrastructure and services providers as well as government and public authorities across Australia and around the world.
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