Lyle specialises in providing corporate structure and business planning advice.
Lyle is a partner in our international Corporate and Commercial practices, based in Sydney.
He has practised corporate and commercial law in both Australia and South Africa. He has a particular focus on the Energy and Utilities sector and actively promotes our interests in the emerging renewables market. He also sits on the panel of judges for the Australian Technologies Competition and has trained as a mediator.
Lyle’s practice has included advising government entities, global corporations and large, medium and small corporations and individuals.
He provides advice on corporate, commercial and property transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital investment. Lyle has significant experience in the provision of corporate structuring advice, insolvency advice, business succession planning, and the acquisition and disposal of business assets. He regularly advises clients on many forms of commercial arrangements including franchising, outsourcing agreements and agreements for the design, supply and installation of equipment.
Lyle was also admitted to practice as a solicitor in South Africa, Namibia and Lesotho.