Andrew Lumsden

Biography

Andrew is a Senior Partner and member of the Board at Corrs Chambers Westgarth. He specialises in corporate and securities law and mergers and acquisitions. Andrew is the Chair of the National Public Securities Practice Group and Co-chair of the China Practice Group. Andrew is Corrs’ National Legal Excellence Partner, with responsibilities for the professional development of our lawyers.

From 1998 until 2001 Andrew was Chief of Staff to the then Minister for Financial Services & Regulation, the Hon Joe Hockey, MP. Prior to 1998 Andrew was a partner of Corrs Chambers Westgarth.

Published Works

Contact details

Andrew.lumsden@corrs.com.au

Areas of Practice

In-house Advisor

Year Qualified

1985

Education

Macquarie University

Memberships

Adjunct Faculty Member of The University of Sydney Faculty of Law
Subject Advisory Committee for the Governance Institute of Australia Ltd Graduate Diploma of Applied Corporate Governance
Professional Standard Committee
Finance Audit and Risk Management Committee
Financial Services Institute of Australia
Regulatory Compliance Group and Company Reporting Subcommittee of the Financial Services Institute of Australia
Chartered Secretaries Australia Ltd
Australian Institute of Company Directors
Australian Institute of Company Directors Law Committee
American Bar Association
Corporations Committee
Law Council of Australia
Subject Advisory Committee for the CSA program - Corporate Accountability: Meetings and Disclosure
Past member of the Takeovers Panel from 2002-2011 and reappointed in 2014-2017