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Gilbert + Tobin advises on L. J. Hooker acquisition

Gilbert + Tobin advises on L. J. Hooker acquisition

Deal summary: Gilbert + Tobin has advised the investment group lead by L. Janusz Hooker on its acquisition of the Hooker Corporation Limited (HCL) from Suncorp Metway.Key players: Corporate tr

Deal summary:

Gilbert + Tobin has advised the investment group lead by L. Janusz Hooker on its acquisition of the Hooker Corporation Limited (HCL) from Suncorp Metway.

Key players:

Corporate transactions partner Charles Bogle (pictured) led the transaction, assisted by senior lawyer Paul Baker.

Commentary:

"We are very happy for Mr Hooker, it was a pleasure to advise on this transaction, particularly given the family history of the business. It is also an excellent outcome for the parties involved", Bogle said.

Company info:

Prior to Suncorp Metway acquiring HCL in 1989, HCL was previously owned and founded by Mr Hooker's grandfather, Sir Leslie Hooker, in 1928.

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Gilbert + Tobin advises on L. J. Hooker acquisition
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