Mr. Prentice is a corporate and transactional lawyer with more than 20 years' front end experience across projects and infrastructure. Mr. Prentice acts for public and private sector clients across a number of industries including infrastructure, ports, airports, aviation, aerospace and defence. He has experience with PPP/PFI transactions, Privately Financed Projects (PFP), project and asset financing, procurement, service and operating agreements, outsourcing, privatisation, buy/sell agreements, and bespoke contracts addressing specific commercial requirements.
Mr. Prentice has substantial domestic and global experience having advised clients in Australia, the United Kingdom, Europe and the Middle East. Mr. Prentice is also a past chairman of the Infrastructure Association of Queensland.
Mr. Prentice is a former Naval Officer and has practised continuously in the defence sector since his admission as a lawyer. He has a thorough understanding of defence culture and has advised both government and private clients within the sector.
Before starting at K&L Gates, Mr. Prentice was a corporate and commercial partner in a large Australian law firm. He has also held senior positions in leading Australian and international law firms.
PPP/PFI, PFPs and Project Financing
Social Infrastructure PPPs
Economic & Transport Infrastructure PPPs
Airports and Ports
Aviation and Aerospace