Owen Thomas

Associate, Clifford Chance

Area of expertise

Owen has broad experience of complex corporate transactions in the Australian market, including inward investments, acquisitions, disposals, take-privates and joint venture establishments.

His experience includes drafting and negotiating agreements, managing completion of transactions and dealing with regulator and market submissions and approvals, including the ASX, ASIC, FIRB and the ACCC. Owen is also experienced in managing the intellectual property aspects of such transactions.

Owen joined Clifford Chance in Sydney in May 2011, shortly after its merger with Chang, Pistilli & Simmons. Prior to that, he had worked at Jones Day in Sydney. A graduate of the Australian National University in law and international relations, he is admitted in Australia.


BA, University of Canberra; LLB (Hons), University of Canberra