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Jennee Chan

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Widely regarded as an expert indirect tax lawyer, Jennee specialises in stamp duty and GST. 

She advises a wide range of clients across all Australian jurisdictions, with an emphasis on property and infrastructure projects, M&A, energy and natural resources projects and corporate restructures. 

Jennee’s broad practice and excellent technical ability put her in a unique position to assist clients with complex tax issues, including due diligences, structuring and implementing transactions, contract drafting and liaising with revenue authorities.

Jennee is a Chartered Tax Adviser and a member of the Taxation Committee of the Property Council of Australia (Victoria division). She is also a board member of Positive Media Incorporated. 

Key deals

BP Australia

Advised in relation to the sale of BP’s 225 fuel outlets across Australia to Charter Hall.

ISPT Property

Advised on ISPT’s acquisition of a joint venture interest in the office and retail components of the $1.25 billion mixed-used Collins Arch precinct.

ANZ

Advised on the $3.85 billion sale of Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited’s life and wealth businesses, in a complex transaction involving the separation and sale of one business to Zurich, and the other to IOOF Holdings.

HESTA

Advised on the acquisition of IRIS Superannuation Fund by way of a successor fund transfer, resulting in a merged fund worth more than $40 billion.

Quintis group

Advised in relation to the receivership of Quintis group, a sandalwood plantation and owner, including in relation to the recapitalisation of the business hrough a creditors' scheme of arrangement.

Goldman Sachs Asia

Advised on the establishment of a student accommodation platform by Goldman Sachs Asia Special Situations Group in joint venture with Blue Sky Private Real Estate.

PPPs

Advised on Plenary’s bid for various public-private partnership projects, including the Casey Hospital expansion project and the Queensland schools package.