On 1 March 2012 Blake Dawson and Ashurst combined their practices and Blake Dawson rebranded as Ashurst. Ashurst is one of Australia's leading law firms with over 180 partners and 800 lawyers offering our clients depth in commercial legal capability and experience in Australia and throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

We work with leading global companies and government clients. Our clients include 73% of the top 100 ASX companies. We are proud to have advised on many of Australia's and the world's largest and most complex deals. We bring together lawyers with the required technical knowledge, direct industry experience and regional capability to support your legal needs and projects in Australia, Asia and across the globe.

Our areas of expertise include:

Banking and finance
Climate change
Commonwealth and State Government
Corporate governance
Data protection and privacy
Debt capital markets
Dispute resolution
Energy and resources
Equity capital markets
Financial institutions
Healthcare and life sciences
Hotels, leisure and gaming

Insurance and reinsurance
Intellectual property
Investment funds
Investment management
M&A and corporate finance
Native Title
Private equity
Project finance
Real estate
Restructuring and insolvency
Technology, media and telecommunications
Workplace health and safety

Australian office locations


Brisbane (view map)

Level 38, Riverside Centre, 123 Eagle Street, Brisbane QLD 4000
GPO Box 9938, Brisbane QLD 4001

Tel: +61 7 3259 7000
Fax: +61 7 3259 7111
DX: 388 Brisbane
Ian Humphreys, Managing Partner

Canberra (view map)
Level 11, 12 Moore Street, Canberra ACT 2601
GPO Box 9938, Canberra ACT 2601

Tel: +61 2 6234 4000
Fax: +61 2 6234 4111
DX: 388 Canberra
Paul Vane-Tempest, Managing Partner

Melbourne (view map)

Level 26, 181 William Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
GPO Box 9938, Melbourne VIC 3001

Tel: +61 3 9679 3000
Fax: +61 3 9679 3111
DX: 388 Melbourne
Ross McClymont, Managing Partner

Perth (view map)

Brookfield Place Tower II, Level 10 & 11
123 St Georges Terrace Perth WA 6000

Tel: +61 8 9366 8000
Fax: +61 8 9366 8111
DX: 388 Perth
Adrian Chai, Managing Partner

Sydney (view map)

Level 11, 5 Martin Place, Sydney NSW 2000
GPO Box 9938, Sydney NSW 2001

Tel: +61 2 9258 6000
Fax: +61 2 9258 6999
DX: 388 Sydney
Shawn Wytenburg, Managing Partner


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