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Principal

Rohan Agnew

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Rohan has a broad commercial practice and for almost 20 years has been providing commercial and taxation advice to SMEs and high net worth individuals.

Rohan commenced professional life as an insolvency accountant and still provides insolvency and commercial advice to insolvency practitioners (particularly as to business sales and other commercial matters arising from insolvency administrations) and directors, shareholders and creditors of companies experiencing financial difficulties.

Rohan's main commercial focus is on mergers and acquisitions and the related taxation consequences. However, Rohan also has experience in franchising as well as intellectual property, including in IT and software licensing, distribution and development agreements. 

Rohan acts for a range of private businesses (including those in the software, food, fuel, transport and distributing industries), farmers and property owners, as well as accounting, medical, financial planning and other professional practices.  Being from the country originally, a large part of his practice is rural based with a focus on  the agricultural and wine-making sectors.

Rohan also has a strong academic background and has masters degree in law (with majors in commercial law and intellectual property) from the University of Edinburgh and a master of taxation from the University of NSW. He is a fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia and a member of ARITA - having been the top ranked student nationally when completing the prerequisite course for membership.

Education

Flinders University
Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice (Hons)
Bachelor of Commerce

University of Edinburgh
Master of Laws

University of New South Wales
Master of Taxation

University of Southern Queensland
Certificate in Advanced Insolvency Law & Practice

Memberships

Taxation Institute of Australia
Law Society of South Australia
Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association

Admissions

Supreme Court of South Australia