International Affairs

Operating in today's global business environment clients need advisors with an International presence. Emanate offers clients access to legal advice and resources on an international level.

Emanate through its contacts and clients are well established and well credentialed in providing advices regarding International Trade and Investment with Australia. We understand the issues that are important to our international clients and constraints our international clients operate within in the Australian legal framework.

Emanate have acted for, and been involved with numerous transactions including negotiated and documented commercial agreements for development of Australian businesses and their intellectual property with parties in Japan, United States of America, Papua New Guinea, New Zealand, England, Singapore, mainland China, Hong Kong, Italy and Scotland.

Emanate has documented numerous travel to each of the above countries to negotiate with the clients and their individual professional advisors: chartered accountants, surveyors, financial advisors and international bankers in the make up and opportunity for investment in Australia.

Emanate Director: Barry Taylor has extensive experience in corporate and commercial law on a intra-state, interstate and international level. Barry Taylor has acted on behalf of:
  • National Capital District Commission (Papua New Guinea) in its business management plans and intellectual property matters.
  • A major developer in relation to acquisition of a quarry resource company.
  • A major developer in relation to the purchase of hotels.
  • A major cattle grazing company in relation to the purchase of rural land.

Barry Taylor was the Deputy Chairman of Queensland largest electricity corporation for ten (10) years and was a director of Northern Australia's regional peak marketing development authority Townsville Enterprise for a number of years.

Barry Taylor travels regularly overseas and has excellent contacts within international Law Firms in the Asia, Europe and Americas.

Barry Taylor facilitated the development of the Townsville City Council Sister City partnerships in:
  • Shunan Japan
  • Iwaki City Japan
  • Changshu China
  • Suwon Korea
  • Foshan China