Our independence enables us to work together with other firms internationally to provide our clients access to the highest quality legal services worldwide. We act for many international clients including foreign clients with interests in Australia, and local clients with interests abroad. Our in-depth knowledge of the Australian regulatory environment positions us to deliver up-to-date, independent, commercial advice about doing business in Australia.
Our guide to Doing Business in Australia - Corporate Structures
Our guide to Doing Business in Australia - Financial Services
Our Asian Experience
We have extensive experience working with Asia based and owned companies, and are equipped to provide commercially astute advice on the specific business and legal issues these organisations face in Australia.
We provide our Asia based clients with a seamless legal service, bringing resources together regardless of international boundaries.
Our senior lawyers advise on a range of issues and projects undertaken by Asia based companies in Australia, and have a comprehensive knowledge of, and sensitivity to, Asian cultures and business practices.
Thomsons Lawyers has significant experience working with Japanese companies. Some of these clients include Sharp Corporation, Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance, and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation.
For any queries in relation to our Japanese experience, please contact Stephen Voss, Partner
Our Global Memberships
Thomsons Lawyers is a member of worldwide law firm alliance Interlex, which links more than 50 independent business and commercial law firms across the globe. With more than 50 countries forming Interlex, our clients have access to more global legal resources than from any other source.
As a member of Interlex, we successfully work together with other firms internationally to offer our clients the ability to access the highest quality legal services worldwide.
We are also the only Australian law firm to be a member of GALA
, the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance
. GALA is a worldwide group of leading law firms with expertise and experience in advertising, marketing and trade promotions law.
We are also members of the Australia Japan Business Association and the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Australia.