Philippa Stone

Philippa is the Joint Global Head of Equity Capital Markets at Herbert Smith Freehills.

Philippa is consistently ranked as one of Australia’s top M&A and capital markets lawyers and specialises in equity and hybrid raisings and mergers and acquisitions, including public company M&A, negotiated transactions and privatisation work, and corporate reconstructions for listed companies, as well as corporate governance advice.

Philippa won the Australian Deal Maker of the Year award at the ALB Australasian Law Awards in 2007, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017, and is the only lawyer to have won this award seven times. She is also a member of the Takeovers Panel.