We aim to become industry experts, and these are the industries that we focus on.
banking & finance
We assist a variety of big banks to project financiers, and borrowers in the following areas: compliance, company secretarial, acquisition and leveraged finance, asset based lending, asset finance, consumer and competition law, structured finance, investment banking, debt capital markets, derivatives, project and infrastructure finance, class actions, debt recovery and disputes.
Stephen Mullins (ex Clifford Chance, Bell Gully, Mallesons, Allco Finance) leads this group for lexvoco.
Some of our clients include QIC, Australian Unity, Suncorp and the award winning, innovative legal team at Bendigo Bank.
Advising and helping industrial and manufacturing clients with a range of legals including procurement, sales, licensing, competition and consumer law compliance, marketing, partnerships, JVs, disputes, employment issues etc.
A few of our clients are Australia Post, Paintback, Suez and PPG (Fortune 200).
tech, media & telco (TMT)
We advise a variety of TMT businesses on numerous aspects of their legal and risk compliance areas - eg, licensing, outsourcing arrangements, sale and purchase of hardware, software and services, data protection and privacy laws, e-commerce issues, and fraud prevention.
This is a critical area of our business and this ethos is evident in the way that we help TMT clients.
Our Principal is Claire Vines (ex Dell, Sun Microsystems, RMIT, Australia Post, Nissan).
Recent organisations that our team have advised are Macquarie Telecom, Tabcorp, Thinxtra and Melbourne University.
retail, fmcg & b2c
Our team provides a full service in-house approach to consumer orientated businesses. The legals are diverse with a key focus on fully understanding consumer law to provide clients with a competitive advantage.
We help clients such as Cotton On Group, Kraft Heinz, Treasury Wine Estates and Red Bull.
ENERGY, RESOURCES & utilities
lexvoco provides expertise and skills in the statutory and contractual regimes relating to exploration and production, sophisticated commercial transactions, project finance, regulatory controls and disputes, and land law.
Our clients have been the likes of Santos, Westside/Landbridge, BP, Air Liquide and Energy Australia.
Property & Construction
Front and back end construction, PPPs, project finance, leasing, conveyancing, planning, environment, marinas, land law and native title.
Clients we've helped are BMD Constructions, Brisbane Airport, Frasers (Australand), and Woods Bagot.
Since the first bounce (or kick off), helping insurers has been a core service. Our team understand the end to end legal process, from compliance and marketing to claims management and the reduction of total legal spend.
Our team is headed by Miriam Rihani (ex Macquarie Bank and RGA) based in Sydney, Australia.
Some of our clients include Allianz, QBE, Suncorp and AICF.
GOVERNMENT & GOC
Currently we perform industry specific, commercial, energy, finance and consulting legal services for various government organisations throughout Australia. In recent times, we've been working with New Zealand Government Departments and Australian Federal, State and Local Government Departments.
Earlier this year we performed a full operational review and continuous improvement project for a large Government Department focusing on better utilising resources and reducing total legal spend by 1/3.
Not-for-profits & charities
This work is tremendously important to us. Currently, we provide a full suite of legal services and support to Step Back Think (www.stepbackthink.org), which raises awareness to put an end to senseless social violence, and Mate Check (www.matecheck.com.au) - the leading mental health and well being monitoring solution.