Michael Donovan
Senior Lawyer
(+612) 9261 7042

Michael Donovan


Michael is a corporate and commercial lawyer with more than 20 years’ experience of advisory and transactional work. Prior to joining Landerer & Company in 2013, Michael was a Special Counsel in the Mergers and Acquisitions Group at Minter Ellison and before that a partner in the Corporate Advisory Group at Corrs Chambers Westgarth.

Michael has expertise in the law and practice relating to corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions, fundraising transactions, corporate restructures, joint ventures, shareholder and regulatory approvals and other Corporations Act, company law and ASX Listing Rules matters.

Significant Transactions:

Tomra Systems ASA of Norway in respect of its role as shareholder of the Network Operator of the NSW Container Deposit Scheme and the roll out of the reverse vending machines at automated collection points under the Scheme

Yellow Brick Road Holdings Limited in relation to its 2011 back door listing on the ASX and various capital raisings; and its acquisition of mortgage aggregator Vow Financial and of loan origination and management businesses Resi Home Loans and Loan Avenue; and establishment of the Smarter Money Fund joint venture

TZ Limited in relation to various refinancing and capital raisings on the ASX