Kon is a corporate lawyer with a particular focus on representing financial sponsors on their investment transactions and fundraising activities
He advises fund managers, superannuation and pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and other institutional investors on domestic and international investment transactions, and on establishing and investing in domestic and international investment funds.
Kon has particular expertise in alternative investment classes, including venture capital, private equity, private debt, infrastructure, real estate and hedge funds.
He has been involved in the development of limited partnership legislation in Australia and has also prepared template documentation for private investment funds, including venture capital limited partnerships for the Australian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association.
Recognised Practitioner – Investment Funds
Leading Lawyer – Investment Funds, Funds Management, Private Equity, Leveraged Buyouts, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Corporate and Government Practice
Lawyer of the Year - Funds Management
Lawyer of the Year – Leverage Buyouts
Best Lawyer - Corporate/Governance Practice
Best Lawyer - Funds Management
Best Lawyer - Investment Funds
Best Lawyer - Leveraged Buyouts
Best Lawyer - Mergers and Acquisitions Law
Best Lawyer - Private Equity Law
Outstanding Service Award
“Extremely thorough and logical. He is an expert in his area and has broad industry knowledge that allows him to provide top-of-the market legal services to his clients”
“Dedication, legal excellence, proactive problem solving”
“Market leading technical expertise. Commitment to client outcomes”
“Technical excellence; thorough understanding of global market practices”
“Has a very detailed understanding of the private equity industry”