MinterEllison is an international law firm, headquartered in Australia and regarded as one of the Asia-Pacific's premier law firms.
We have a clear goal – to be our clients' best partner. We put the client at the center of everything we do and partner with them to deliver truly innovative solutions.
We also think beyond the law, offering clients advisers who are multi-disciplinary and industry-facing to help them realize their strategic goals, grasp business opportunities and create value for their stakeholders.
The firm's specialist lawyers have built a pre-eminent reputation as corporate legal advisers in cross-border transactions and in industry sectors that are key to Asia-Pacific region's economic growth – banking and financial services, infrastructure, energy and resources, manufacturing, telecommunications, property development and international trade.
The firm prides itself on delivering cross-border seamless service, technical excellence and commercial, practical, results-oriented advice. Clients agree, saying: "One of the firm’s major strengths is client service. The lawyers are always available and will work around the clock" (Chambers Asia Pacific); "The lawyers have excellent knowledge and take the time to understand the needs of the client" (Chambers Global); "The firm provides outstanding strategic commercial advice" (Legal 500: Asia Pacific) and "MinterEllison has a top practice and a very strong team" (IFLR 1000).
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The acquisition had an enterprise value of over $250 million and was conducted via a scheme of arrangement.
Pacific Equity Partners led a consortium that included OPSEU Pension Trust and an entity controlled by Infrastructure Capital Services to successfully acquire 100% of Zenith Energy Ltd. The scheme was successfully implemented on August 21, 2020.
MinterEllison has been recognised at the Australasian Law Awards 2020 for its work on two deals and the overall strength of the team.
WongPartnership acted for Ceridian HCM Holding Inc., a global leader in human capital management (“HCM”) technology as Singapore Counsel in the acquisition of Excelity Global Solutions Pte Ltd., an Asia-based HCM service provider. Other firms working on the transaction from the WLG include AZB & Partners, SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, MinterEllison, Shearn Delamore & Co., and Zhong Lun Law Firm.
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