Quentin is a partner in Herbert Smith Freehills’ Sydney corporate practice and established the firm’s head office advisory team (HOAT) in 1998. HOAT specialises in strategic corporate governance issues, including board reporting and advice, market disclosure (both continuous and periodic), director and executive appointments, remuneration and disclosure, and shareholder communications and relations.

HOAT has established an unparalleled reputation for providing focused advice and guidance on not only legal and regulatory requirements but also market practice and emerging trends. HOAT now advises 60 per cent of the ASX 20 companies on corporate governance issues and approximately 40 per cent of ASX 100 companies.

Quentin acts as a trusted adviser for the corporate secretariat and general counsel teams and boards of a number of the firm’s significant ASX-listed clients and is the delegate for the Law Council of Australia on the ASX Corporate Governance Council.