Bill is the head of the Financial Services practice of Baker & McKenzie in Australia. He specialises in a range of areas related to financial products, financial services, funds management and capital markets. Bill has expertise in advising on the creation of financial products and funds in a number of jurisdictions with various investment mandates and investor profiles. He has been instrumental in drafting innovative investment products in Australia and engaged in key advisory roles in significant transactions in the Australian and Asian markets.
As the digital asset space rapidly grows in Australia and with the regulatory environment still taking form, Bill has been at the forefront of thought leadership in this space. He understands the regulatory issues facing digital assets which require deep market knowledge, global insight and legal analysis, and has proactively engaged in this investigation by putting together an ICO legal structure that meets the clients commercial objectives, while being compliant with the laws and regulations in Australia.