Partner, KPMG Law
Jamie is a Partner in KPMG Law’s Sydney office. As a former General Counsel of a large Sovereign Wealth Fund, Jamie understands the challenges facing in-house legal counsels.
Jamie has worked with leading Australian and New York law firms, acting as a corporate and private equity funds lawyer. Before joining KPMG Law, Jamie was a General Counsel with a Sovereign Investment Fund where he acted as General Counsel, leading a team of 20+ lawyers around the globe and was lead corporate lawyer for many large, multi-jurisdictional and complex transactions, including joint ventures, acquisitions, disposals, mergers, industrial collaborations (civil and military) and consortium investment arrangements. Prior to that Jamie was based in London, where he obtained significant experience in advising private equity fund sponsors and investors in relation to establishment and investment into private equity funds.
With local and international legal experience, Jamie is an expert at demystifying legal tech noise and is able to evaluate real options to support in-house legal teams become more efficient and effective. His skillset enables him to determine where people, process and technology can combine to supercharge the legal function and meet the modern business world's expectation of 'doing more with less'.
Postgraduate Diploma of Legal Practice (College of Law)
BCom. / LL.B (Hons) (Bond University)