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MinterEllison

Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms)

3 ranked lawyersBand 2ChinaAsia-Pacific 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Recently established team housing a strong bench of seasoned litigators. Offers an expanding service, acting on matters concerning contentious regulatory, investigations, trusts and probate, joint venture disputes, white-collar crime and professional negligence. Also advises on competition disputes and enforcement actions. Represents an impressive roster of high net worth individuals, professional services consultancy firms, financial institutions and insurance companies, as well as corporate clients from the hospitality and automotive sectors.

Strengths

One client describes the team as "extremely competent," applauding it for going "above and beyond."

Another client notes that the team is "very detail-oriented and extremely professional," highlighting the "strong trust" built with it.

Work highlights

Assisted Anglo Chinese Corporate Finance with bringing a claim against two former senior employees and companies they had established in relation to alleged conspiracy to divert ACCF's business.

Notable practitioners

David Morrison has a wealth of experience handling contentious matters ranging from regulatory investigations and advisory work through estate disputes to claims for the misuse of confidential information. A client likes that he "thinks out of the box and gives prompt and very practical advice, plus he is able to ascertain all possible outcomes." The same client also appreciates that he is "straight to the point and very efficient."

Nathan Dentice enters the rankings on account of his skilful handling of insurance and financial services disputes. A client enthuses: "He and his team are so good, offering the best customer service I've ever seen; he goes above and beyond."The client also values that he is "able to share so much industry knowledge when it comes to regulatory issues."

William Barber 's commercial disputes practice is focused on securities and financial services litigation. He has lately advised on cross-border fraud and money laundering investigations.

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Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms)


David Morrison
Band 1
Nathan Dentice
Band 5
William Barber
Band 4