Alan's areas of expertise are corporate finance, acquisition finance, property finance and other structured transactions. He has advised on a range of finance matters including project financings, corporate financings, derivative transactions, property construction and development facilities, inventory financings, leases and debt capital market issues.
Alan has developed a particularly strong corporate borrower practice and is the principal legal financial adviser to many of Australia's leading corporates including Billabong, Caltex, Origin Energy, Vodafone Hutchinson Australia, Sonic Healthcare and FOXTEL.
Recent significant corporate matters in which Alan has acted include the recapitalisation and refinancing of Billabong International, advising Vodafone Hutchinson Australia on a $3 billion syndicated facility, advising Origin Energy on its $7.4 billion corporate refinancing and advising lenders on a $1 billion refinancing for AMP.
Alan is regularly recognised as one of Australia's leading banking and finance lawyers by publications including Chambers Asia-Pacific 2015-2017.