Alan Rosengarten

Partner, Melbourne


“a ‘brilliant projects partner’ ”
Chambers Asia-Pacific 2017


Alan Rosengarten is a projects and infrastructure lawyer with over 23 years experience in the transport, infrastructure and defence sectors.

In particular, Alan has extensive experience leading deals involving roads, airports, social infrastructure, water and defence projects, including having advised clients in relation to every Australian toll road project as well as road projects in the United States, Asia and Europe.

Alan's clients include sponsors, equity investors, financiers, government agencies and contractors, and Alan has advised them across the full spectrum of transactions including greenfield and brownfield developments, privatisations, distressed asset sales, equity sales and refinancings.

Bars and Courts
High Court of Australia
Supreme Court of Victoria
Monash University
Graduate Diploma
Applied Finance
Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA)


Western Distributor
Advising Transurban in relation to their unsolicited proposal for the AUD$5.5 billion Western Distributor tollroad project in Melbourne.

Advised Transurban in relation to their $3 billion NorthConnex Project in New South Wales.

EastWest Link Tunnel*
Advised Transurban in relation to the $6 billion EastWest Link tunnel project.

Melbourne CityLink*
Advised Transurban in relation to the Melbourne City Link and Exhibition Street Extension toll road projects in Victoria.

Mactan Cebu International Airport *
Advised First Philippine Holdings on their bid for the development, operation and maintenance of the Mactan Cebu International Airport PPP Project.

Philippines Regional Airports Project*
Advised Aboitiz and Vinci Airports on their bid for the development, operation and maintenance of Bacolod-Silay International Airport, Davao International Airport, Iloilo International Airport, Laguindingan Airport and New Bohol (Panglao) Airport.

Australian airports*
Advised Hastings Funds Management, AMP and RREEF on the acquisition of interests in Melbourne Airport and Launceston Airport and the acquisition and subsequent sell down of interests in Darwin Airport, Alice Springs Airport and Perth Airport.

Queensland Motorways*
Advised IFM, Borealis and GIC in relation to their unsuccessful bid for Queensland Motorways, including the concessions to operate the Logan and Gateway Motorways, Legacy Way Tunnel, Clem7 Tunnel and the Go-Between Bridge.

Transmission Gully Road PPP*
Advised Wellington Gateway Partnership (comprising Leighton Contractors and InfraRed Infrastructure) on their successful bid for the $850 million Transmission Gully PPP road project in New Zealand.

Wiri Prison, NZ*
Advised Leightons and G4S on their unsuccessful bid for the Wiri Prison PPP Project in New Zealand.

Singapore Sportshub & ITE*
Advised UGL Limited on their successful bids for the S$1.75 billion Singapore Sportshub Project and the Institute of Technical Education in Singapore.

Connections Project / Northern Victoria Irrigation Renewal Project*
Advised Goulburn Murray Water and NVIRP in connection with the $2 billion Connections Project.

*Experience gained in a previous role.

Awards and Recognition

Infrastructure, Chambers Asia-Pacific 2017

Recognised in Best Lawyers in Australia 2017 in the fields of Project Finance and development and Construction/Infrastructure Lawyer