Andrew Walker Director

Andrew is a director in the Corporate and Commercial team.

Andrew trained in the United Kingdom and relocated to Australia in 1998. Prior to joining KHQ, Andrew was a partner and team leader of the Melbourne Corporate Advisory practice at Mills Oakley, a mid tier firm.  Andrew also spent 5 years working for Allens Linklaters and Ashursts (formerly Blake Dawson) when he first came to Australia.

Andrew has over 18 years’ experience in advising clients on all aspects of corporate and commercial law.  His expertise includes mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, IPOs, capital and debt raisings and related regulatory issues. His experience also spans venture capital and private equity, corporate governance, corporate finance, joint ventures and drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements.

Andrew is the trusted adviser to a varied client base including SMEs (of various sizes), high net worth individuals, small and mid cap listed companies and larger listed companies. Andrew has expertise in a diverse range of industries including energy and resources, aged care, recruitment, retail, IT and financial services. He is a recognised leader in his field, in particular for the proactive and commercial approach he adopts in advising his clients.

Recognition

Andrew has received the following recognition:

  • Doyles Guide – Recommended – Leading Corporate Lawyers and Leading Corporate & Commercial Lawyers (SME & Mid-Market Matters) categories (Victoria, 2018).
  • Doyles Guide – Recommended – Leading Corporate/M&A Lawyers (Smaller & Mid-Market Matters) and Leading Capital Markets Lawyers categories (Victoria, 2017).
Doyles Guide - Leading Corporate Lawyers - Andrew Walker