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 Scott Farrell

Scott Farrell is a Partner in our Sydney office where he specialises in:

  • Structured and complex derivatives (including equity, fund-linked, credit and commodity derivatives, CPPI transactions and carbon emissions trading), 

  • Retail and wholesale structured capital market products (including derivative-linked notes, deferred purchase agreements (DPAs) and tailored repackaging vehicles), 

  • Advice on netting, collateral, clearing systems, prime brokerage and international derivative documentation, 

  • Securitisation and debt capital markets transactions. 

Scott is the leader of the Mallesons team which advises the International Swaps and Derivatives Association and the Australian Financial Markets Association on netting, collateral, regulatory and other derivatives matters. Scott's team also advises other international financial market industry bodies and markets and clearing systems on related matters. Scott lectures for Masters of Laws courses at the University of New South Wales and the University of Sydney in connection with derivatives.

Scott was nominated in Chambers Global Guide 2010 as a leading individual for Banking and Finance: Securitisation and in PLC Which lawyer? 2010 for Debt Capital Markets. He was also named as a leading individual in the area of Capital Markets, Derivatives and Structured Finance in Best Lawyers Australia 2010​.