Taxing times for Civic’s new hire
Joseph Santhosh has joined Civic Legal’s tax and commercial law team as a senior associate.
Santhosh is a tax and corporate/commercial lawyer with 10 years experience in top-tier, mid-tier and boutique law firms in Melbourne and Perth.
He provides specialist tax advice and drafts commercial agreements for accountants, private and public-listed companies, trusts, partnerships, family groups and high-net-worth individuals whose businesses range in turnover from $1 million to $100 million.
He advises on business structuring and restructuring, acquisitions and divestments, joint ventures and alliances, business succession and estate planning, capital raising and company listing on the ASX.
Prior to entering legal practice in Melbourne, Santhosh worked for four years as an investment banker in corporate finance, privatisation and project finance. In that role he was involved in the public flotation of companies, the takeover of public-listed companies, restructuring schemes, joint venture projects and corporatisation of government entities.