Edward has a broad commercial and equity practice, with extensive experience in Corporations Act 2001 (Cth), Bankruptcy Act 1966 (Cth), real property, equity and trusts matters.
Edward’s commercial practice is principally focused on contractual disputes, including partnership disputes, tortious claims and real property disputes.
In his insolvency practice, Edward acts for companies and individuals in relation to statutory demand, winding up and recovery proceedings, including insolvent trading claims, termination applications under section 482 and the conduct of public examinations for liquidators.
Edward often acts in oppression proceedings brought under the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth).
Edward is regularly briefed in claims involving real property, including the sale of land, co-ownership disputes and the enforcement of mortgages and other securities.
Edward often advises in respect of deeds of trust and has experience in equitable claims, including unconscionable conduct, resulting and constructive trusts, proprietary estoppel and solicitors’ liens.
Edward appears regularly in the Supreme Court of Victoria, Federal Court of Australia and County Court of Victoria.
Prior to coming to the Bar, Edward was a Senior Associate at Allens Arthur Robinson.
Edward’s experience includes:
Corporations Act matters
Applications to set aside statutory demands
Winding up applications
Equity and Trusts
Australian Consumer Law