Alasdair McLean



Alasdair has over 20 years’ experience providing strategic and timely advice to a range of public and private clients in the areas of corporate and commercial law.

His practice covers corporate advisory, acquisitions and disposals, capital raising (both in public and private markets), corporate structuring and re-structures, corporate governance, collective investment arrangements (including managed investment funds, joint ventures and other strategic alliances), financial services (including the licensing and regulation of financial products and financial service providers), commercialisation of intellectual property, private equity and venture capital investments, and general commercial contracts.

Alasdair has significant cross border and direct foreign investment experience, having worked in Australia, Europe and North America.  He has been awarded a First Class Honours degree in Law from the Australian National University, and a Master of Laws from the University of Sydney and is recognised for his expertise in a number of legal guides, including The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific.



‘I have worked with Alasdair McLean for four years now and always found him exceptional to deal with. He takes time to understand our issues and the intricacies of our businesses. I find the personal approach, genuine interest, and care of great value and reassurance.‘
The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific: Corporate and M&A, 2021 edition – Testimonials

‘Alasdair McLean knows our group well, is readily available and always willing to talk through situations no matter how big or small.’
The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific: Corporate and M&A, 2023 edition – Testimonials


  • The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific – Recommended for Corporate and M&A – 2019, 2021 – 2024 editions
  • Doyle’s Guide –Leading Business & Commercial Lawyers – Victoria, since 2016 edition

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