Sundance Energy Australia Limited’s US Redomiciling


Baker McKenzie advised Sundance Energy Australia Limited on obtaining a shareholder and Court approval for a redomiciliation to the US and a Nasdaq listing.

The redomiciliation is worth about AUD 100 million (approx. US$ 67.9 million).

Sundance Energy Australia Limited explores for and produces oil and natural gas. The Company operates onshore oil and gas properties in the Cooper Basin in Australia and in Hughes County, Oklahoma, in the United States.

The Baker McKenzie team included Guy Sanderson (Picture), Steven Glanz, Andrew Reilly, Alberto Pacchioni, Louise Hang and Madeleine McIntosh in Sydney, and Heath Trisdale and Shahla Hazratjee in Houston. Tax support was provided by John Walker and Joanna Kuok, along with tax teams in Baker McKenzie’s US offices.

Involved fees earner: Steven Glanz – Baker McKenzie; Louise Hang – Baker McKenzie; Shahla Hazratjee – Baker McKenzie; Joanna Kuok – Baker McKenzie; Madeleine McIntosh – Baker McKenzie; Alberto Pacchioni – Baker McKenzie; Andrew Reilly – Baker McKenzie; Guy Sanderson – Baker McKenzie; Heath Trisdale – Baker McKenzie; John Walker – Baker McKenzie;

Law Firms: Baker McKenzie;

Clients: Sundance Energy Australia;