Gilbert + Tobin has recruited a new partner who brings over two decades’ experience to the firm.
Ms Evans-Cullens, who holds over 20 years’ experience as a strategic mergers and acquisitions and corporate advisory lawyer, joins Gilbert + Tobin from PwC where she was head of corporate (legal). Prior to PwC, she was a partner at Clayton Utz.
Throughout her career, Ms Evans-Cullens has acted in a number of Australia’s significant corporate transactions across a broad range of industry sectors and is “highly regarded for her ability to deliver innovative solutions to achieve her clients’ objectives,” a statement from Gilbert + Tobin explained, adding that Ms Evans-Cullens also brings a wealth of experience in advising boards and management on corporate governance issues.
“We are thrilled to have Karen join our Corporate/M&A practice,” co-heads of corporate advisory Costas Condoleon and Neil Pathak said.
“Karen’s deep experience and client connectivity, commitment to excellence and outstanding credentials will add to our Corporate/M+A team, which focuses on advising clients on their most significant transactions.”
Commenting on her appointment, Ms Evans-Cullens said: “I’m delighted to be joining the market leading Corporate/M+A team at G+T at a time when advising on deals requires access to a broad range of capabilities and experience to achieve the best outcomes for clients.”.