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

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