Malcolm is a special counsel in our Canberra office where he specialises in advising clients on Australia's foreign investment regime. He is an expert in the application of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 and Australia's Foreign Investment Policy and the impact these have on proposed investments into Australia.
He has advised on the application of Australia's foreign investment policy in relation to many major transactions and developments. As a result of his wide experience he has a unique understanding of the issues and sensitivities surrounding foreign investment.
Through his work, Malcolm deals daily with officers of the Foreign Investment and Trade Policy Division of the Federal Treasury in respect to all matters that require foreign investment notification.