Jason has extensive experience advising on commercial arrangements, joint ventures, private business acquisitions and disposals, public company takeovers, board spills, fund raising through equity and debt issues, and the Corporations Act and Listing Rules. He also assists clients with capital management transactions and complex corporate reconstructions.
He has received recognition as a leading Australian M&A lawyer in International Financial Law Review 1000 and has been selected as one of the Best Lawyers in Australia for M&A Law and Corporate/Governance Practice.
Jason is a leading corporate and commercial adviser. He splits his time between Sparke Helmore's Sydney and Newcastle offices, advising clients on M&A, equity capital markets, commercial and company law, and governance issues.
Jason works with leading Australian and international corporates, small to medium enterprises, start-ups, financial institutions, brokers, underwriters and high net worth individuals.
Jason has a Diploma of Law from the University of Sydney.
Before joining Sparke Helmore, Jason was a partner in Gilbert + Tobin and Ashurst's corporate groups.
Jason enjoys spending time with his family and his herd of animals on the NSW Central Coast. He is a keen student of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and loves getting into the surf.