Dean is a corporate lawyer with international experience.
He advises on corporate transactions including private equity investments, acquisitions, divestments, joint ventures and corporate fundraising. He is experienced in advising on cross border transactions.
Dean began his legal career with Gilbert + Tobin in Sydney in 2000 and worked as a corporate lawyer there until 2007. He then moved to SNR Denton (formerly Denton Wilde Sapte) in Dubai as a senior associate. In 2009 he was made a corporate partner. During his time at Gilbert + Tobin Dean was involved in several significant private equity transactions. These included advising PBL on the leveraged buy-out by CVC Asia Pacific.
Dean draws on his international experience as part of the highly-recommended corporate team at Bell Gully.
LLB, BCom (Accounting) University of Otago
1998 New Zealand
2001 New South Wales