Why choose Withers SBL

Australian clients of Withers SBL can benefit from Withers' specialist offering and international experience in advising successful individuals and their businesses.  Withers has an international network of offices in Asia, Europe and the United States.  This unique offering in Australia recognises the specific needs and expectations of clients in Australia, providing cutting-edge expertise in key areas important to you, your business and your family.  At a time when investment and employment opportunities are globalising and families are spreading around the world, the need for a multi-jurisdictional and sophisticated offering is clear.  As might be expected, Withers SBL has strong links to Withers' network in Asia and is ideally placed to assist Asian clients with their interests and activities in Australia.

For overseas based individuals either investing in or migrating to Australia, Withers SBL can provide advice on key Australian legal and business issues through its Sydney and Melbourne offices.  Our Australian partners and alliance members have considerable experience in assisting on Australian law issues in this area.  In particular, they have detailed knowledge of the needs of Asian investors and the need to foster a long term relationship.

Our approach is to offer pragmatic and commercially focussed advice to meet your objectives.  Whether it is choosing the most tax effective structure, obtaining visas, obtaining foreign investment approvals, buying assets, estate or succession planning or resolving a dispute, Withers SBL can provide a tailor made solution.

Who we help

  • Sucessful individuals and families
  • Family offices
  • Private entrepreneurs including private equity funds
  • Private trusts
  • Corporate and family foundations
  • Charities
  • Fiduciaries
  • Contested trusts and estates
  • Investment managers
  • Corporate executives
  • Cultural institutions
  • Hotel developers, owners and operators
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