Dispute Resolution

Commercial Litigation

Expert advice you can trust for all stages and forms of dispute resolution

From early issue identification and strategic advice, to negotiation, mediation and proceedings before an expert, tribunal or Court.

Relevant experience

  • Advising Glencore and Viterra in respect of the Supreme Court of Victoria Proceedings commenced by Cargill Australia seeking damages in excess of $300 million in respect of the sale of a malting business
  • Representing directors and shareholders in oppression and statutory derivative proceedings
  • Advising shareholders in a share sale and business exit
  • Advising with respect to rights and liabilities in respect of performance of a contract in the P.R.C which is impacted by COVID-19 social restrictions
  • Acting for a superannuation fund joint venture owner of a shopping centre in the Supreme Court of New South Wales proceedings and High Court of Australia. Issues include knowing assistance for breach of trust, interpretation of the joint venture agreement, bad faith and whether the joint venture agreement effected rights under the Corporations Act 2001 to wind-up managed investment schemes
  • Acting for leading management consultancy in dispute with a multinational mining company over unpaid fees of $40million
  • Acting for companies and financial institutions in respect of licensing and procurement disputes
  • Acting for a construction company with respect to claims for faulty construction of concrete slabs