McMahon Clarke joins Hall & Wilcox

The partners and team at boutique specialist investment funds and real estate firm McMahon Clarke will be joining Hall & Wilcox in November.

The McMahon Clarke team of 30 is recognised as a market leader in investment funds, as well as having strong real estate, financial services and litigation practices. The team is Brisbane based, acting for clients nationally.

Hall & Wilcox already has a significant and strong investment funds practice.

Hall & Wilcox Managing Partner Tony Macvean said the practice was focused on continuing to develop and expand its investment funds offering.

“The team joining also allows us to expand our Brisbane commercial practice, and position ourselves as a leading firm in the Brisbane and Queensland market,” he said.

“We know the McMahon Clarke team well, and have come up against them many times over the years. We think that the McMahon Clarke team has an aligned vision, values, commitment to excellence and progressive spirit.”


McMahon Clarke Managing Partner Sean McMahon said they had chosen to join forces with Hall & Wilcox as it offered “the best cultural fit and the best opportunities for our people and our clients”.

Sean McMahon

“We can now offer added depth and expertise, a broader service offering, plus an expanded geographical footprint which will benefit our clients,” he said.

“And with deeper strength across our funds management, real estate and litigation teams, our combined funds management team will offer some of the best talent in funds management, one of the largest teams in the country and a powerful national force.”

The other McMahon Clarke partners joining Hall & Willcox are:

Langton Clarke (funds management and corporate)

Emma Donaghue (funds management and finance)

Kristy Dorney (real estate and construction)

Mark Lyons (real estate)

Selina Nutley (litigation and funds management)

and Elliott Stumm (funds management).


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