Australia's innovation law firm Lander & Rogers launches AI Lab
Lander & Rogers has reinforced its position as one of Australia's most forward-thinking law firms with the launch of the AI Lab by Lander & Rogers ─ a program dedicated to AI and its impact on the legal profession.
Following on from its lauded AI clinical program for undergraduate law students in partnership with leading research institution, Monash University, the AI Lab by Lander & Rogers recognises the revolutionary power of AI in the law and its potential to enhance client service and super-charge firm efficiency.
Lander & Rogers advises SaaS company Delacon on its acquisition by international software buyer Volaris
Lander & Rogers has advised call-centre tracking and analytics technology provider Delacon on its sale to global software buyer Volaris, an operating group of Toronto Stock Exchange-listed Constellation Software, Inc.
Delacon develops call tracking, call management and speech analytics software that allows organisations to gain data insights into their customer journey. Its operations span Australia and India. Volaris acquired a 100% stake in the SaaS company, with Delacon continuing to operate independently within the Volaris group.
Lander & Rogers partner Deanna Constable, who led the deal for Delacon with support from lawyers Lora Ye and Kenneth Leung, said she was "delighted to close out 2023 with such a successful outcome for Delacon". The team worked closely with the client and legal and financial advisors in Australia, India and Canada to prepare Delacon for sale and advise on the legal and strategic elements necessary for completion.
Lander & Rogers advises KENT Corporation on international expansion through Frosty Boy acquisition
Lander & Rogers has advised KENT Precision Foods Group, a subsidiary of US-headquartered food, beverage and agriculture product manufacturer KENT Corporation, on its acquisition of Frosty Boy Holdings Pty Ltd ─ a producer and exporter of soft serve and other dessert products to over 70 countries.
Under the terms of the deal, KENT Corporation acquired a 100% interest in Frosty Boy from a consortium of sellers including private equity fund Advent Partners. The acquisition will allow KENT Corporation to bolster its food and beverage portfolio and further its expansion across Asia Pacific, the Middle East and South America.
"We're thrilled to have assisted KENT Corporation in the next stage of its ambitious global growth strategy," said Lander & Rogers corporate partner Deanna Constable, who led the transaction for KENT with senior associate Dominic Ho.
Doyle's Guide 2024 names Lander & Rogers among Australia's top-tier family law practices
Peer-reviewed Doyle's Guide has ranked Australasia's largest family law practice, Lander & Rogers, as a first-tier firm nationally and among the top-tier firms on a state basis for the sixth consecutive year in the 2024 Australian Family & Divorce Law rankings. Nine of the firm's partners are also ranked as Leading Family & Divorce Lawyers on a state or national basis.
The national practice group leader of Australasia's largest family and relationship law practice, Collette McFawn, said: "Family law is a collaborative practice, and we are delighted to have the continued support and recognition of our peers and referrers."