Krista has extensive experience advising a diverse base of private and listed companies, private equity funds, governments and individuals, nationally and internationally on mergers, acquisitions and disposals, private equity fund set up and follow on fund deployment and divestments, joint ventures, management buy-outs, schemes of arrangements (both solvent and insolvent), takeovers, corporate governance, commercial contracts and general corporate advice.
Krista has led transactions with deal values ranging from $20,000 to $4.5 billion across multiple sectors and has an exception legal background (having work with two London magic circle firms) with over 18 years’ experience in the legal market. The majority of her transactional work had cross-border elements.
Prior to moving to Perth, she was consistently over many years recognised as a Band One/Tier One leading lawyer by Chambers Global, IFLR and PLC Which Lawyer, and clients have consistently praised Krista’s strong commercial and pragmatic approach to guiding them through transactions.
Agriculture, Forestry and Food
Aviation, Transport and Infrastructure
Oil and Gas
Telecommunications and Media
England & Wales, London (2001)
GAID, Australian Institute of Company Directors (2017)
Director of Australia Africa Energy & Minerals Group (2018)