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Contact Liesl Ellies
+61 (8) 6245 0222
liesl.ellies@emslegal.com.au

LIESL ELLIES - Special Counsel

Bachelor of Laws, Murdoch University
Bachelor of Asian Studies (Japanese), Murdoch University
Supreme Court of New South Wales
Supreme Court of Western Australia
High Court of Australia

Liesl has practised as a corporate and commercial lawyer since 2005 and has gained a strong transactional background.

She has extensive experience in:

  • Regulated and unregulated mergers and acquisitions (including share, business and asset sale and purchase transactions);

  • Primary and secondary equity capital raising;

  • Corporate restructuring and refinancing;

  • Corporations Act and ASX Listing Rules compliance;

  • Joint ventures;

  • Farm-ins;

  • Commercial drafting and negotiation;

  • Company meetings; and

  • Corporate governance.  

During her career, Liesl has worked for large, international firms and local Western Australian firms and has advised listed and unlisted companies, private equity funds, government bodies and individuals on deals ranging from $20,000 to over $4 billion in value. She also has experience working in a company secretarial and in-house counsel capacity.