Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

At our law firm, our team of experienced corporate transaction lawyers has earned a reputation as a trusted advisor in M&A deals. With decades of successful negotiations and advisory experience, we have represented buyers, sellers, and financiers in a wide range of M&A transactions throughout the Asia Pacific region, including complex deals involving multiple jurisdictions.

We understand that M&A transactions can be complex and challenging, which is why our comprehensive M&A practice provides a full-service approach to guide clients through every stage of the deal. From transaction planning and structuring, to due diligence, negotiation, and preparation of deal documents, as well as post-transaction transition and integration, our team is there to ensure a smooth and successful outcome.

Our M&A team leverages the expertise of our lawyers from various practices and industries, including commercial contracts, employment law, securities and financial services regulations, corporate governance, intellectual property, and competition law. This multidisciplinary approach ensures that our clients receive a tailored and comprehensive legal solution, taking into account all relevant legal and regulatory considerations. With our decades of experience and commitment to delivering exceptional results, our law firm is the ideal choice for your M&A needs.

Directory Rankings


Brett Stewien and his GPS team have been a pleasure to work with over past years and were particularly effective in supporting this transaction with Sandpiper. Brett’s guidance was crucial to navigating the cross-border legal processes of different jurisdictions. We are grateful for GPS’s high-quality assistance."

-John Russell, Managing Director, Sandpiper North Head 

This was an extremely important deal for Neat and will take it to the next level in terms of its payments capabilities and global expansion. For Brett and his team, the strong legal acumen combined with a highly commercial approach, really made an impact on this deal’s success. It was great to have strong external counsel support that we could really trust, being effective, efficient and fast.

-Annalise Haigh, General Counsel of Neat

Brett Stewien and the GPS team were highly effective and cost efficient, representing multiple sellers and helping execute this transaction under a fast-paced timeline. Brett has extensive experience working with firms in this sector, and his guidance was invaluable in this acquisition.”

-David Rosa, Director, CEO and co-founder of Neat 

Brett Stewien and the GPS team have been a pleasure to work with. Brett’s experience and guidance were very important in navigating the complexities of the acquisition process. I am very grateful for GPS’s high-quality assistance and advice.”

-David François. Founder and Managing Director of MoniMedia

What we look for in our lawyers

Our lawyers range from mid-level to senior lawyers including specialist lawyers who are at the top of their fields. They have a range of private practice and in-house experience across a range of practices and industries. Our lawyers are highly motivated and entrepreneurial individuals who are “self-starters” and thrive in commercial environments. They possess sound business acumen and common sense - key attributes in senior lawyers. All of our lawyers undergo a rigorous interview and selection process.

Ongoing support by GPS

As GCRemote is a division of GPS, not only will clients have the right lawyers seconded or deployed into their organisation, but they also have the benefit of the following:
· access to the research and precedent data bases of GPS
· back-up support of the partners and lawyers of GPS
· oversight and supervision of a relationship manager
When clients contract with GCRemote, they are contracting with GPS. For virtual and remote secondments, all of our consultants are covered by the professional indemnity insurance of GPS in respect of legal advice provided.


If you are a potential client, we would be pleased to provide you with a detailed consultation to discuss your legal needs and how we may benefit your organisation including identifying the most appropriate lawyer, method of delivery and fee structure. Please contact us to arrange an appointment.



If you are an independent, motivated and experienced lawyer who is looking for a change from the traditional practice and experiences, please email us and we will provide you with details for the selection process.


Practise Areas

Employment & Regulatory
Commercial & Technology
Equity & Debt Financing
Mergers & Acquisitions
Isabella Wong
Jovy Chan
Senior Associate