Davide Cavalleri

Special Counsel

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About Davide

Davide is a Special Counsel at MST Lawyers.  His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, public and private fundraisings, corporate advisory and transactional work.  He has experience in:

  • Acting for buyers and sellers in business acquisitions and disposals
  • Advice regarding the Personal Property Securities Act
  • Drafting and negotiating on behalf of clients a wide range of commercial documents such as joint venture agreements, shareholder agreements and distribution and agency agreements.
  • Providing advice on initial public offerings and pre-float restructures
  • Convertible note issues
  • Advising on compliance with corporations and securities law and corporate governance
  • Devising and documenting employee share and option plans for public and private joint venture companies
  • On-market and off-market share buy-backs
  • Schemes of arrangement and reductions of capital

Davide was a partner in a boutique corporate and commercial law firm, acting for public listed companies, fund managers, venture capitalists and large manufacturers.  Motivated by a desire to hone his business skills, he left private legal practice for two years to co-manage a small manufacturing business.

Davide’s business experience, coupled with his legal skills, enables him to provide clients with advice which is not just technically accurate, but also commercially relevant.

Davide is a member of the Law Institute of Victoria.

When not working, Davide enjoys running to keep fit, gardening and reading.