Corporate Lawyer and Advisor, Board Director
Robin Chambers has a distinguished career as an international lawyer; his global perspective has resulted in leading edge experience on the negotiation and documentation of numerous joint ventures in Australia and overseas.
He is currently the co-founder and Senior Partner of an Australian law firm which has a leading China and international law practice and is Chairman of China House, which is a consultancy for capital introductions on cross border investments. He has advised a number of major Chinese state-owned enterprises on their investments in Australia over a 34-year period.
Previously he has been chairman and director of ASX listed companies, General Counsel on numerous projects, including many of the major resources projects developed in Australia, as well as on projects across Asia and other continents. Robin has been involved in developing a number of funds in Australia and overseas in areas such as tourism, resources and biotech. His involvement extends to projects in more than 30 countries.
Robin has law degrees in Australia (Melbourne University) and in the USA (Duke) and is a MAICD. He received a citation in the Australian Queen’s Birthday Honour List 2012 as an Officer (AO) in the General Division of the Order of Australia, for his distinguished service to Australia-China relations, particularly in the promotion of trade and investment relationships.