News and Views
| January 2019
Deutsch Miller | Legal 500 Asia Pacific - Dispute Resolution - Ranked: Tier 4
The firm is delighted to be recognised for the 8th consecutive year in the 2019 Legal 500 Asia Pacific, being advanced to a tier 4 ranking, with particular mention of dispute resolution partners Mark Deutsch and Shane Anderton.
This is a result of the hard work of the dedicated team throughout 2018 and we are looking forward to an equally challenging and exciting 2019.
The Legal 500 - Asia Pacific - Dispute Resolution - Tier 4
Deutsch Miller's small but highly regarded team is ‘excellent and very easy to work with’ and Shane Anderton and named partner Mark Deutsch are both ‘senior providers of reliable and trusted advice ’. Deutsch, who is especially strong in equity, corporate and property disputes, continues to act for Hope Rinehart Welker, daughter of Gina Rinehart, in widely publicised Rinehart family trust matters and disputes involving the Hancock Prospecting Group of companies. Anderton, a contentious regulatory specialist, is representing BNP Paribas in a claim against ANZ for equitable damages arising from the insolvency of Arrium Group. Other notable clients include Linfield Developments, Addenbrooke and Glencore.
The full list of ranking details can be found here.
Venture fund Uniseed has added five new university partners
Our corporate team led by Alistair Jaque, Anna McKay and Zafiria Stamboulidis assisted venture fund Uniseed with its new investment arrangements with Monash University, UTS, University of Newcastle, Macquarie University and University of Western Sydney. A great opportunity for our team to be involved in the commercialisation opportunities of the cutting edge technologies developed by these university research departments and CSIRO.
Space tech start-up, Skykraft, raises $120m
Our corporate team led by Paul Miller, advised space tech start-up, Skykraft, in it's fundraising round, which will enable the company to work towards rolling out its satellite constellation.