Allan is an experienced banking and finance lawyer.  His finance expertise includes corporate lending, asset-based finance, project and acquisition finance, securities including the Personal Property Securities Act, as well as international trade finance and treasury (ISDA) transactions.  For a number of years, Allan was Head of Legal in Australia for the major French bank Société Générale. Subsequently Allan was in private practice with one of Sydney’s oldest firms, Pigott Stinson.

Allan also has a varied commercial and business law practice, comprising acting on sales and purchases of businesses, drawing up shareholder, joint venture and supply agreements, advising on all aspects of trust law, and acting for NSW registered clubs on contractual and constitutional matters.