Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution

What we do

  • Competition & trade practices—advice on conduct, competition and consumer protection, restrictive trade practices, authorisation and notification, litigation and class actions
  • Contractual disputes—adjudication applications, liability, alternative dispute resolution, litigation, recoveries and resolution
  • Corporations law disputes—applications, continuous disclosure, regulator investigations (including ASIC, ASX, ACCC, ATO, APRA), administrator, securities litigation, governance and directors' duties
  • Debt recovery & enforcement—personal and corporate debt recovery and enforcement
  • General negligence & liability—risks and claims from breach in negligence, contract or statute and damage to a third party, either personally or against the third party's property
  • Insolvency & restructuring—examinations by liquidators and administrators, liquidations, receiverships, voluntary administrations, bankruptcy, workouts, restructures, asset recovery and general insolvency advice and litigation
  • Litigation and alternative dispute resolution—dispute strategies and management, defence and resolution
  • Security enforcement—security of payment claims and Personal Property Securities Act

What others say

Ranked in Legal 500 2012 for Dispute Resolution: "Sparke Helmore provides very quick service."

Recent experience
Australian Executor Trustees (SA) Limited v Korda & Ors
To protect and preserve the interest of investors, AET instructed us to advise on the trust arrangements and subsequently commence proceedings on behalf of AET in the Supreme Court of Victoria.

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