Maggie McGuinn

Maggie has extensive experience in the Australian corporate sector and mining industry and advises companies on a range of activities and transactions including project acquisitions and divestments, capital raisings, ASX and Corporations Act requirements, transactional work, intellectual property issues, business agreements and general business law matters. She has acted for a range of clients, from large Australian and international listed companies to junior exploration companies and small private businesses.

Following her initial practice years at a leading Australian law firm, Maggie worked as in-house counsel for a large multinational oil company. She went on to spend 10 years working in Melbourne and London for companies associated with Robert Holmes a Court before returning to Perth to take up the position of General Counsel with Hancock Prospecting. She then established her law practice with foundation client comprising the group of companies which became the LionOre Group. She has participated in a wide range of international and domestic transactions including large cross border financings, overseas and ASX listings, IPOs, takeover activity, corporate acquisitions and restructurings, international arbitration, IP licensing, entertainment and film financing deals.

Her experience in private practice and as in-house counsel has contributed to her particular focus on delivering hands-on, practical and cost effective advice and assistance.

Professional qualifications

Admitted to practice in Western Australia as a barrister and solicitor.
Admitted to practice in England and Wales

Academic qualifications

Bachelor of Jurisprudence (Hons), University of Western Australia.
LLB, University of Western Australia.
Bachelor of Science, pure mathematics major, University of Western Australia.

Committee Memberships

The Law Society of WA Commercial Law Committee
ERLA WA Branch Committee