Hamish Walton is a corporate partner in Dentons’ Melbourne office. Hamish has more than 25 years’ experience in advising clients on high profile complex corporate transactions in Australia and offshore across a range of industries including financial institutions, education, renewable energy, life sciences and health care, media, entertainment and sports, technology, automotive and real estate.
Hamish specialises in public and private M&A, private equity and joint ventures. He has detailed experience in assisting clients on major cross border M&A transactions.
Hamish also specialises in equity capital markets including initial public offerings, backdoor listings, rights issues and securities based employee incentives. His experience includes advising underwriters and issuers in connection with the IPO and rights issue process, GDR offerings, dual listings, bookbuilds, market stabilization and co-ordinating securities offering opinions across various jurisdictions.