Court advocates in commercial disputes

Sometimes litigation is required to resolve commercial claims and disputes. We understand the needs of businesses, entrepreneurs and families facing commercial litigation because we specialise in this sensitive area. We represent our clients in all Australian courts as well as arbitration and mediation forums. We act in complex litigation for both plaintiffs and defendants.


Court representation services

  • Upfront analysis of impending litigation (pre-litigation strategy)
  • Mediation and commercial arbitration representation (alternative dispute resolution)
  • Representation in the NSW, Victorian, Queensland and Federal Courts as advocates
  • Urgent court applications (interlocutory applications), including:
    • Injunctions to restrain breach of contract
    • Injunctions to restrain dilution of assets
    • Injunctions to restrain conduct
    • Appointment of provisional liquidators and receivers
  • Commercial disputes, including:
    • Contract disputes
    • Sale of goods and provision of services disputes
    • Partnership and directorship disputes
    • Franchise disputes
    • Property disputes
    • Failed investments and commercial fraud
  • Insolvency litigation, including:
    • Winding-up applications (companies) and bankruptcy applications (individuals)
    • Unfair preference claims
    • Uncommercial transaction claims
    • Insolvent trading claims
    • Applications to set aside deeds of company arrangements
    • Applications to set aside winding-up applications

Our points of difference

  • Solicitors who also act as advocates in court, mediation and arbitration proceedings
  • Excellent technical knowledge of subject areas including contract law and insolvency law
  • Deep knowledge of commercial litigation strategy
  • Flexibility to adapt to client needs and urgency
  • Support of a network of professional advisers, including barristers, forensic accountants, tax advisers and insolvency practitioners
  • A commercial mind-set that helps us align our tactics with the needs of our clients

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