John Humphrey


John Humphrey is the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Law at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) and sits on the Board for CEA.

John is also a Legal Consultant in the Brisbane office of King & Wood Mallesons where he specialises in corporate M&A and general commercial work. John was previously a Partner of King & Wood Mallesons for over 14 years.

John has over 30 years experience as a commercial lawyer in Brisbane where he is a leading Mergers and Acquisitions and Equity Capital Markets lawyer.

He has been named Best Lawyers’ 2011 Brisbane Mergers and Acquisitions Lawyer of the Year. He has also been listed as one of Brisbane’s best commercial lawyers in Best Lawyers 2011 and 2012 and one of Australia’s Best Lawyers as Judged by Clients in 2010.

John is a trusted advisor to many Boards, is a director of a number of ASX-listed companies and is a former member of the Australian Takeovers Panel.