Australia's most client focused law firm – that's how we want our clients to think of Clayton Utz. We do this by focusing on the relationships we build. This means being responsive, listening to our clients' needs, understanding their business structures, goals and objectives, and providing practical, commercially driven advice – every time.
Our client base includes a number of the top 100 Australian companies as well as over 250 Federal and State Government Departments, Agencies, and organisations.
We pride ourselves on the reputation we have built for legal innovation and excellence, driven by our goal to give our clients creative commercial solutions. This has seen us appointed to some of the most significant deals and litigation across Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, where our reach spans multiple disciplines, markets and industries.
We have advised, or are currently advising on a number of significant transactions and matters, including:
$5.5 billion West Gate Tunnel project
$8.3 billion Sydney Metro Northwest project
$6 billion Level Crossing Removal project
$9.2 billion Asciano takeover by Brookfield and Qube
Tatt's Group Limited's $11.3 billion merger with Tabcorp
Woolworths Limited's $1.8 billion sale of its fuel convenience sites and pipeline
sites to BP
$9 billion Barangaroo project
TA Associates' acquisition of Goldman Sachs Managed Funds Limited shares ($8 billion AUM)
$2 billion Parramatta Square development
Blackstone Real Estate Partners' $1.3 billion acquisition of 36 logistics properties from the Goodman Group
$16.2 billion partial lease of Ausgrid
$2 billion High Capacity Metro Trains project
GFG Alliance's acquisition of Arrium's steel and steel-related businesses
Virgin Australia's A$1.1 billion capital raising and A$852 million entitlement offer
Our clients trust us to give them the best commercial advice to get the results they need.