Shari Hawke is counsel in our Singapore office and specialises in advising clients on law aspects of corporate and private equity transactions in the British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands. Her clients include international and domestic corporates, financial institutions and private equity funds.
Prior to joining us, Shari began her career with Clayton Utz in Australia and subsequently worked as a senior associate at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in Singapore and Hong Kong. She then worked at Allen & Overy in Singapore before moving offshore. Shari regularly advises on structuring, negotiating and documenting investments in a broad range of complex, cross-border transactions in both established and emerging markets. Her expertise includes public and private mergers and acquisitions, takeovers, disposals, management buy-outs, strategic joint ventures and corporate restructurings.
- New South Wales, Australia
- High Court of Australia
- Australian Capital Territory
- Hong Kong
- England and Wales (not practising)
- British Virgin Islands
- Australian National University (GDLP)
- Australian National University (LLB)
- Australian National University (BA)