Oliver Talbot

Oliver advises on public and private mergers and acquisitions as well as capital raising and corporate governance matters.

He is listed as a leading Queensland corporate lawyer in the 2017 Doyle’s guide to the Australian legal profession, and has also been recognized in the Legal 500 Australia for both his M&A and capital markets work.

He has a particular focus on private equity and has acted for a number of major buy-out houses in both Australia and Europe, where he spent several years at a leading international firm.

Oliver is an excellent technical lawyer but also has a strong understanding of the commercial drivers behind deals. His clients value his creativity, dedication and stamina and he has built strong long-term relationships by understanding their businesses and helping them to achieve their objectives.

Oliver has acted for listed and unlisted businesses operating across a number of industry sectors including resources, property, retail, agribusiness, gaming and aviation.


FINSIA (Financial Services and Securities Institute of Australia)
Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investment

University of Queensland

  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Graduate Diploma of Professional Legal Education and Training


  • Admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland
  • Admitted as a solicitor of the High Court of Australia

Contact details

Phone: +61 3160 2902
Mobile: +61 400 768 192
Email: oliver.talbot@talbotsayer.com.au