Pia Drummond LLB BA
Main Areas of Law
- Equity Capital Markets
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Commercial drafting
- Corporations Act and ASX Listing Rule compliance
Background and Experience
Pia graduated from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts in 2008 and was admitted to the Supreme Court of Western Australia in April 2010 while working at a national firm. Pia joined Steinepreis Paganin in October 2010 and worked at the firm from 2010 to 2013 as a Solicitor and an Associate, before undertaking a two-year role at an independent commercial firm in Adelaide. Pia returned to Steinepreis Paganin at the beginning of 2015.
Pia was appointed as a Senior Associate in 2016 and as a Partner on 1 July 2021. Pia has a wide range of experience in corporate and commercial matters including capital raisings (IPOs, backdoor listings and secondary capital raisings), mergers and acquisitions (takeovers and schemes of arrangement) and de-mergers.
Pia’s practice areas also include corporate restructures and recapitalisations of listed entities, corporate governance and shareholder meetings, commercial drafting and due diligence investigations. She also regularly assists clients with compliance requirements and company secretarial functions and advises them on matters relating to the ASX Listing Rules and the Corporations Act. Pia also has a wealth of experience in the mining and resources sector including advising on the acquisition and disposal of mining projects, joint venture agreements and farm-in agreements and preparation of independent solicitor’s reports.