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Lizzie Knight

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Specialising in cross-border mergers and acquisitions, with a focus on foreign inbound investment, Lizzie has advised on some of the largest inbound investments in Australia and has built an impressive depth of FIRB expertise.

She has advised across a range of industries and has a particular expertise in real estate and infrastructure across the spectrum of corporate matters including M&A, co-invests and funds.

Having lived and worked in Shanghai and Bangkok for more than three years, Lizzie understands the requirements of foreign clients and the key elements of successful deal execution.

Key deals

Industrial portfolio

Advising on the acquisition and joint venture arrangements for the acquisition of a A$800 million industrial portfolio.

Logistics portfolio

Advising on the acquisition and co-invest arrangements of an A$500 million logistics portfolio.

Foreign pension fund

Advising on establishment of a A$500 billion global joint venture with a foreign pension fund for the acquisition of rental streams from infrastructure leases.

Foreign pension fund

Advising on the establishment of an A$1.5 billion Australian Infrastructure Fund and investments by that fund.

Private equity fund

Advising on establishment of a A$500 million global joint venture with a foreign pension fund for the acquisition of rental streams from infrastructure leases.