Jamie Restas is the National Head of HWL Ebsworth's Corporate and Commercial Group.
Jamie has 20 years' experience in advising major listed and private corporations in connection with all aspects of corporate and commercial activities. Jamie Restas joined HWL Ebsworth Lawyers in 2014 following several years as Chairman of Partners at Kelly & Co. Lawyers.
Jamie's expertise includes mergers and acquisitions (public company takeovers and schemes, private treaty acquisitions and joint venture investments), capital raisings (initial public offerings, rights issues, placements, share purchase plans, employee share plans and underwriting) and private equity/venture capital. In addition, Jamie regularly provides Corporations Act and ASX Listing Rule advice including in relation to related party transactions, corporate governance, directors' duties, share capital reconstructions and continuous disclosure.
Jamie also serves on the Board of the Port Adelaide Football Club, the Adelaide Film Festival and is the SA Chair of the Law Council of Australia. Jamie joined the Board of the Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium in July 2015.