KWM leads as construction giant enters recycling business

The firm has also helped the construction materials outfit in previous major deals

KWM leads as construction giant enters recycling business

King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) has helped a major construction materials company enter the recycling and asphalt business.

KWM acted for Hanson Australia on its acquisition of Alex Fraser Group. The Australia-based company, which was listed for sale in 2017 by UK-based Swire Group, was acquired for about $208m.

M&A partner Adrian Perkins in Sydney led the KWM team. He was assisted by senior associate James Slimnicanovski, as well as solicitors Will Mason, Sam Monk, and Will Bartlett.

Most Read

KWM has previously advised Hanson in major transactions, including its $203m acquisition of Fletcher Building’s Rocla Quarry Products business.

Related stories:
Chinese investor buys Australian brand with legal giants’ advice
KWM scores banking and finance partner

Recent articles & video

Paul Hastings enhances white-collar defense practice with litigator Renato Mariotti

Weil Gotshal & Manges expands West Coast Presence with new offices in Los Angeles and San Francisco

Lawyers seek access to Johnson & Johnson communications in talcum powder lawsuit

CRH takes major stake in Adbri with G+T's support

Pro bono commitment from NSW solicitors ticks up: report

Barry Nilsson promotes 27, brings in new principal

Most Read Articles

Clyde & Co lawyer makes move to W+K

Allens takes on JV, strategic partnership deals

Two take big roles at JWS

Head of Pearce IP's trade mark team talks protecting mascots and working with words