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adrian edwards

Adrian Edwards


Adrian Edwards is a lawyer and solicitor qualified and admitted to practice as a principle in Australia and South Africa.

Adrian holds the B. Juris, L.L.B, L.L.M (with distinction) degrees in addition he is a Graduate of Applied Laws (UQ) and is an accredited Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP). Adrian is currently engaged in reading his PHD through Griffith University in International Financial Services.

Adrian is a full member of the Queensland Law Society and in good standing with the Law Society of the Cape of Good Hope and a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.

Adrian commenced his career in the crown prosecution services and later as a magistrate, he entered private practice engaging in corporate & commercial law specialising in banking and financial services.

Adrian has worked for both government and industry in Australia, Mauritius, South Africa and has expertise in a number of ancillary jurisdictions including the Cyprus, Caribbean, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.

Adrian has extensive experience in the design and delivery of legal services and solutions to banks, insurance companies, financial intermediaries and governmental institutions. His expertise covers funds (mutual and private equity), capital raising and capital markets, cross border structures, passporting, mutual recognition applications, resources, major international trade practices, jurisdictional regulation and tax regimes.

In addition, Adrian has a wealth of experience in property, mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring, financial services, compliance and corporate finance. Adrian has been retained by a number of multinationals to assist with specific cross border fund set up or capital raising and is well regarded both in Australia and Internationally for his specific skill set.

Admissions and Memberships
  • Member of the Society Of Trust & Estate Practitioners
  • Member of the Queensland Law Society.
Formal qualifications


B.Juris,L.L.B, L.L.M (with distinction)
Graduate of Applied Laws (UQ)
Accredited Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP)
Engaged in reading his PHD through Griffith University in International Financial Services.


Contact Details

Brisbane 07 3009 8444
Sydney 02 9307 8900
Email a.edwards@rclaw.com.au