Australian Litigation & Arbitration


  • Property & Intellectual Property Disputes
  • Contract & Commercial Disputes (incl. misleading & deceptive conduct)
  • Employment Disputes (incl. unfair dismissal & discrimination)
  • Construction & Planning Disputes
  • Insurance Claims & Disputes (incl. professional negligence)
  • Deceased Estate Disputes (incl. Will invalidity & Part IV claims)
  • Shareholder & Partnership Disputes
  • Debt Recovery & Debt Collection Disputes
  • Insolvency & Bankruptcy (incl. Statutory Demands)

Indicative Experience

  • Successfully conducted misleading and deceptive conduct proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia against a listed property trust in connection with the sale of a large shopping centre.
  • Successfully challenged, in the Supreme Court of Victoria, the appointment of a litigation guardian who had commenced legal proceedings contrary to the wishes of the party the guardian claimed to represent.
  • Obtained a favourable settlement of multiple interconnected Supreme Court of Victoria proceedings involving a property and commercial joint venture in Victoria and China.
  • Guided the defendant in an $800,000 County Court debt/contract claim to an eleventh-hour pre-trial settlement for a tiny fraction of the amount claimed.
  • Achieved, for business owners sued for approximately $190,000 at VCAT under the Retail Leases Act, a settlement enabling them to escape all liability and to obtain reimbursement of all legal costs from an insurer after a third-party negligence claim.

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