Neil Wallman

Neil specialises in commercial litigation with a focus on resolving disputes where there is potential for significant financial and reputational loss for clients.

Neil’s technical experience spans commercial disputes, defamation & media disputes and trade mark and copyright infringements.

Neil assists clients in the media, FMCG, construction and finance industries.


Neil’s recent experience includes:

  • Multi-national entity: Acted for multi-national entity in seeking injunctive relief in the Federal Court to restrain a competitor from broadcasting ‘comparative’ television advertising;
  • Two national broadcasters: Acted for two national broadcasters and the State Government in a Supreme Court dispute involving a transmission tower located on private land;
  • Multi-national entity: Acts for multi-national entity in ongoing Federal Court disputes concerning alleged breaches of the Australian Consumer Law;
  • Multiple clients: Acts for clients in District and Supreme Court in defending and prosecuting claims under the uniform Defamation Acts; and
  • National broadcaster: Regularly Provides pre-publication advice to a national broadcaster in respect of potential breaches of defamation legislation.

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