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Paul de Silva advises in the corporate area particularly in relation to mergers, acquisitions and restructuring. Paul has advised public companies, unlisted trusts and private clients on contractual matters for national and international projects across a vast range of industries including primary industries, mining and energy, financial services, medical and health, property and manufacturing.
Paul was instrumental in negotiating the $40 million purchase of land and water rights in Queensland and NSW. He recently advised an engineering and mining supply company in a major restructure following the sale of 50% of the share capital to Macquarie Group. Paul has represented the interests of a major agricultural operation for over 20 years. He has also advised both financial institutions and pharmacists in relation to loan facilities, the structuring of pharmacy groups and the security aspects including guarantees by public pharmaceutical companies.