- Commercial Disputes
- Corporations, Securities & Derivatives
- Financial Crime & Corruption
- Financial Markets & Services
- Intellectual Property
- Professional & Directors' Liability
- Property Rights & Investments
- Regulatory Investigations & Enforcement
- Trusts & Probate
- Disciplinary Proceedings
- Judicial Review
- Merits Review
- Royal Commissions & Public Inquiries
- Independent Commission Against Corruption
Barrister's Practice CV
Accredited Arbitrator, Mediator and Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, with numerous panel appointments.
Extensive practice advising & appearing in public sector and regulated entities investigations and enforcement actions, in particular those concerning the corporate governance and conduct of financial institutions & media/telecommunications operators.
Wide experience in relation to the products and activities of the financial services sectors regulated by ASIC & APRA (including financial planning, securities, derivatives, managed investments, superannuation, insurance, deposit products and non-cash payment products, foreign exchange, & margin lending).
Varied practice in matters concerning investments both domestic and international.
Particular expertise in managed investment schemes, acting for clients throughout Australia.
Considerable knowledge and experience of company title, community title and strata scheme management and development law.
Accredited STEP Trusts & Estates Practitioner (TEP).
Acts throughout Australia in matters concerning the Trustee Acts, including applications for judicial advice & directions.
Particular expertise and practical experience in trustee duties, especially in superannuation context.
Acted in numerous probate and estate disputes, acting for executors, canvassing complex issues such as cognitive incapacity, foreign law and property claims.
Appeared in numerous Royal Commissions and inquiries, including as a Counsel Assisting the James Hardie Inquiry.
Acted for senior executives, public officials and government authorities caught up in many of Australia's most high profile corruption investigations and parliamentary inquiries.
Confidential advisor to witnesses and organisations in relation to responsible business conduct and compliance obligations under domestic and international law, with a particular focus on the construction, resources and financial services sectors.
Acts for a wide range of parties involved in corporate insolvency procedures, including voluntary administration, liquidation, and receivership.
Particular experience in the special regimes applying to insolvent investment schemes and financial services providers, duties of responsible officers, and scheme insurance issues.