Clarendon Lawyers is a corporate legal advisory firm, specialising in M&A and ECM.

We are experts in public and private M&A, ECM, private equity and venture capital, commercial dispute resolution, property law and general corporate and commercial law.

We are trusted advisers to leading Australian and international companies, private equity and venture capital funds, financial intermediaries, corporate advisers, professional services firms, family offices and business owners and high-net-worth individuals across a broad range of industries and sectors.

Our clients benefit from our extensive experience, outstanding legal knowledge and skills, strong project management, effective negotiating and responsiveness. With Clarendon Lawyers, our clients know they are receiving the very best legal advice – a team of dedicated and experienced lawyers is representing them.

What sets us apart from our competitors are:


Our exceptional standards, depth and quality of experience and high performance culture deliver outstanding legal services. Always.


We are highly cost effective for our clients.

Bench strength

With six directors specialising in corporate legal advisory work, supported by a team of experienced lawyers, our team is comparable in size to the corporate groups of many of our much larger competitors. We have the bench strength to deliver on our promises, regardless of the size or complexity of the transaction.

Hands-on director involvement

We work in focused and efficient teams. We do not operate a leveraged model. Our directors are deeply involved at all stages of our clients’ matters, so you will always get what you pay for.

Service delivery

We are highly responsive and will always be available when you need us. We pride ourselves on going the extra mile to ensure that our clients achieve outstanding results.


We provide clear, succinct and user-friendly advice at all times.

Commercial approach

We take the time to understand our clients’ businesses and their commercial and strategic drivers. We pride ourselves on our commerciality, however we are also assertive when a different approach is needed to advance our clients’ interests.

Down to earth

We are down to earth, approachable and love what we do. We enjoy getting to know our clients and their businesses and providing them with personal service.