Dr Angelika Yates is an experienced corporate lawyer and Partner at Addisons Sydney (Australia) holding dual qualifications in German and Australian law. She is uniquely equipped to provide integrated legal advice to Australian subsidiaries of European multinational groups operating in Australia. She is able to combine Australian and European perspectives to provide multinational clients with a clear understanding of the legal and commercial implications of their cross-border activities.
Her experience spans more than 20 years practicing at leading firms in Australia, Germany and the UK, including Andersen Legal in Sydney, Pinsent Masons in London and Luther in Germany.
Dr Angelika Yates specialises in complex cross-border transactions, with a strong focus on European investments into the Asia Pacific region and Australian investments into Europe. She also regularly advises domestic and international clients on corporate and commercial matters in relation to their Australian operations, including preparing and negotiating commercial contracts and advising on corporate compliance matters.
In the course of her career, Dr Angelika Yates has developed specific expertise in the following industry sectors: Automotive, Manufacturing, Technology, Biotech and Pharmaceutical.