Chris advises and appears in:
-corporate and personal insolvency matters; and
-commercial law matters (contract, consumer law, equity, trusts, banking/ enforcement of securities, and corporations law).
Prior to coming to the Bar, Chris was a Senior Associate in the insolvency team of Ashurst Australia.
Since coming to the Bar, Chris has advised and appeared in matters including:
Winding up and bankruptcy proceedings and advice
Managed Investment Schemes
Applications for liquidator’s costs
Contracts, debt, guarantee, enforcement of security
Contempt of Court
Removal of caveats
Applications for approval of settlements reached by representative parties
Breach of director’s duty/ fiduciary duty, accessorial liability, constructive/ resulting trusts
Consumer/ trader disputes
Chris has a Bachelor of Laws and Arts (with Honours) from Monash University and a Master of Laws from the University of Melbourne. In 2011, he completed the ARITA advanced insolvency course with High Distinction.
Additionally, Chris teaches Civil Procedure, Contracts, Equity, Trusts and Corporations Law at Monash University on a sessional basis.
Chris read with Hamish Austin QC and his senior mentor was Paul Anastassiou QC.
Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislatio
- Banking & Finance
- Building & Construction
- Consumer Credit
- Consumer Law
- Contractual Disputes
- Corporate Insolvency
- Corporations & Securities
- Equity & Trusts
- Real Property
Master of Laws (Melb)
Bachelor of Laws (Mon)
Bachelor of Arts (Hons)(Mon)
State and Territory Courts and Tribunals
Federal Court of Australia
High Court of Australia