Tim Bednall

Tim Bednall

Tim is a Corporate partner based in our London office. He is the Joint Global Co-ordinator of the King & Wood Mallesons Corporate, M&A and Securities practice, and he also practices in mergers and acquisitions, corporate advisory and capital markets. Tim has advised a number of leading companies in major M&A transactions (including Medibank Private, Brambles, BG Group, Telstra, Alinta Energy, Challenger, ING Real Estate, Glencore / Xstrata, ASX, Stockland and Westpac).

Tim is named as an “Eminent Practitioner” in Corporate / M&A by Chambers Global Guide 2014, after being recommended by Chambers as a Leading Individual, Band 1, for many years. He is also recommended as a "leading individual" by Asia Pacific Legal 500.

Chambers Global Guide 2011 described Tim as "unshakable under pressure, sought out for his counsel on complicated and time-sensitive transactions".

Tim was the Chairman of the Australian partnership of King & Wood Mallesons from January 2010 to December 2012, during which time the combination between King & Wood and Mallesons Stephen Jaques was negotiated and implemented. He was also Managing Partner of M&A and Tax for King & Wood Mallesons Australia from 2013 to 2014.

The King & Wood Mallesons M&A practice lead the Australian M&A league tables for both deal value and deal numbers in FY2014. The King & Wood Mallesons Tax practice is the largest law firm tax practice in Australia.


Legal insights

Market and deal trend predictions for the future of Chinese outbound investment and how it will affect sectors including energy & resources, food & agriculture and real estate.

25 July 2016

China's 13th Five Year Plan has significant implications for businesses in China and around the world across key sectors.

14 April 2016

ASX is consulting on a two-staged update to its corporate governance policies. Stage 1 proposes a new edition of the ASX Corporate Governance Council's Corporate Governance Principles and...

18 August 2013