Lawyers & Trademark Attorneys
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Date:December 13, 2012

Litigation

With considerable experience and expertise in commercial and civil disputes of all sizes, we pride ourselves on delivering effective resolutions and outcomes for our clients.

We aim to implement the required litigation or alternative dispute resolution strategy which shall assist our clients in achieving a cost effective and favourable resolution to any dispute.

Arbitration and Mediation

Our firm is able to assist clients in dispute resolution using alternatives to litigation including mediation, negotiation and arbitration.

We are able to provide our clients with practical advice in relation to resolution of disputes so as to achieve the best possible result with the least disruption to the client or their business.

Commercial Disputes

Our firm has extensive experience in advising and acting in a wide range of corporate and trade disputes involving contracts, negligence, property, director’s duties and intellectual property.

We have handled a diverse range of commercial litigation matters ranging from injunctions to multi-million dollar disputes. We have handled cases at every level of the court system, including the Australian High Court.

Our experience allows us to provide clients with reliable assessments of the likely outcome of litigation and their prospects of success.

We focus on preventative measures and dispute resolution rather than litigation. However, when litigation is unavoidable or the best way forward, we pursue the matter with vigour, adopting strategies to achieve our clients’ objectives.

Debt Recovery

Our firm has considerable expertise in debt recovery across the court system.

We also have a close association with Global Credit Solutions, an international credit and risk management specialist who assist in service of proceedings, credit searches and risk assessment. In addition, Global Credit Solutions can assist with KYC compliance, due diligence, fraud investigation and financial investigations of companies, firms and individuals.
Our firm is also a member of the American Lawyers Quarterly International Directory of Law Firms which specialises in Debt Collection.

We are able to provide clients with practical advice and solutions in relation to the recovery of debts.

Insolvency and Reconstruction

Our firm has experience in advising liquidators, receivers and other insolvency administrators on legal issues arising from their appointments, advising borrowers who are restructuring their credit arrangements and negotiating and drafting deeds of company arrangement.

We also have extensive experience in providing advice in relation to voidable preferences and uncommercial transactions including commencing proceedings on behalf of the liquidator.

We have also defended claims against directors brought by liquidators and provided effective advice in relation to inquiries from the Australian Securities and Investments Commission.

Taxation Disputes

Our firm has represented clients in a wide range of tax related disputes, including taxation audits, administrative appeals and litigation.

We have extensive experience in providing clients with advice on taxation objection and appeal processes and strategies.

Partnership and Shareholder Disputes

Our firm is able to offer strategic advice in relation to resolving these types of disputes.
We also have experience in dispute resolution and litigation of these matters.

Trade Practices

Our firm provides sensible and innovative advice and also litigates the restrictive trade practices and consumer protection provisions of the Competition and Consumer Act.
We have experience in defending allegations of anti- competitive behaviour such as price fixing.