Emma Donaghue

Senior Associate

Emma has worked in the funds management and financial services sectors since her admission in 2007. Her areas of practice include AFS licensing, the establishment and ongoing operation of managed investment schemes (listed and unlisted), as well as banking and finance transactions, including the application of the Personal Property Securities Act (a subject for which Emma was awarded first class honours in her Masters of Law).

Recent Work

Some key transactions Emma has recently been involved in include:

  • Glencore – adviser to AACL Funds Management on the wind up of its grain investment schemes and the sale of scheme assets to Glencore.
  • Centro MCS syndicate management business – restructure of Centro Properties Group and Centro Retail Trust to create the multi-billion dollar ASX listed Centro Retail Australia.
  • North West Plaza development – structuring a complex refinancing arrangement our client entered with Consolidated Properties in relation to this development.
  • Almond Investors – lead adviser on the application of the Personal Property Securities regime to this client's managed investment schemes and competing security interest claims from financiers to investors.

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Emma Donaghue


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