Louis Shivarev

Contact Info

: +61 3 9052 3214

: +61 (0)413 938 280

: louis.shivarev@tnslawyers.com.au

Louis Shivarev is one of TNS Lawyers' partners. He is an experienced commercial and corporate lawyer who is highly regarded by his clients because he puts their commercial objectives at the centre of any transaction or matter he is working on.

‘My clients say that they like working with me because I not only understand how businesses operate but always look for a commercially realistic solution. I also have the ability to explain complex legal concepts and documents in clear and simple language. I’m also pragmatic in the way I approach any legal problem or issue. Most importantly, I’m a strong communicator and always keep my clients informed about exactly what is going on in their matter or transaction.’

Louis specialises in:

  • Automotive Law
  • Complex business sales and acquisitions
  • Commercial litigation
  • Insolvency

Louis has developed special expertise in providing legal advice to clients operating in the automotive industry. He has worked on transactions involving the following brands: Alfa Romeo, BMW, Ford, Great Wall, Haval, Hyundai, Infiniti, Isuzu, Jeep, Kia, LDV, Mini, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Renault, Skoda, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota and Volkswagen.

In 2014, Louis became a qualified mediator and is an Associate Member of the Institute of Arbitrators and Mediators Australia.

Louis is fluent in Chinese (Mandarin).

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (University of South Australia)
  • Bachelor of Arts (International Relations) (University of South Australia)
  • Master of Laws (Government Development and Commercial Law) (Australian
    National University)