Joseph is a corporate/commercial and tax lawyer with seven years in corporate law and seven years in tax advisory/disputes in leading national and boutique law firms in Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth.
Joseph has experience in complex tax advice and drafting commercial agreements for private and public listed companies, trusts, partnerships, family groups and high net worth individuals with a business turnover of up to $3 billion.
Joseph’s corporate/commercial law experience includes drafting legal documents and commercial agreements and providing Corporations Act and ASX Listing Rule advice for private and public listed companies in their acquisitions and alliances, private M&A, corporate restructures, Initial Public Offers (IPOs), capital raising, equity capital market (ECM) securities issues, buy-backs, capital reductions, local and cross border corporate transactions with industry specialisation in mining, property development, health and pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, retail, professional services, financial services, retirement village, information technology and commercial transactions up to $300 million.
Joseph’s commercial property law experience includes advising on commercial and retail leases, property management agreements, property development structuring and property related transactions.
Joseph has provided tax advice in corporate restructuring, corporate tax, mergers and acquisitions, tax consolidation, capital gains tax rollovers, taxation of trusts, international tax, employee share and option plans, property development structuring, State taxes including duty and land tax, GST and did tax litigation work in appearing at hearings and drafting applications to the Federal Court of Australia, Federal Circuit Court of Australia and the Administrative Appeals Tribunal with successful tax outcomes.
Outside of work, Joseph is involved in church community work and is a passionate Hawthorn Football Club supporter.