Ben Stewart is a senior associate in the corporate practice group at Squire Patton Boggs, advising clients on a wide range of corporate transactions, focusing on mergers and acquisitions, equity capital markets and project acquisitions and disposals. He has broad corporate experience advising listed and unlisted corporations in connection with domestic and cross-border schemes of arrangement, regulated takeovers, corporate restructures and reorganisations, as well as private mergers and acquisitions transactions. He also advised on a range of resources matters including mining project acquisitions and disposals, mineral exploration, production farm-ins and joint ventures. Mr Stewart has significant experience advising on equity fundraising including initial public offerings, rights issues (traditional and accelerated), placings and share purchase plans. He has advised a wide range of clients in relation to corporate governance and regulatory matters including compliance with the Corporations Act 2001, ASX Listing Rules and Australian foreign investment policy.