Wayne leads the Brisbane Litigation group and is highly experienced in corporate litigation, regulatory compliance, asset recovery and dispute resolution.
Wayne has assisted clients on a wide range of matters including major litigation undertakings in all superior court jurisdictions concerning contractual, intellectual property, construction, banking and finance claims, advice on fundraising under Chapter 6D of Corporations Act 2001 and ACCL litigation involving damages claims for consequential loss, misleading and deceptive conduct and anti-competitive practices.
He has also represented key service providers to the mining and civil contracting industries in regulatory disputes with the ACCC and provided ASX Listing Rules advice and recommendations.
Wayne also specialises in the resolution of disputes between incorporated partnerships, joint venture parties and shareholders in dead-lock and providing advice on insured parties rights, subrogation and claims; representing parties in response to formal ASIC investigations and examinations conducted as a prelude to ASIC litigation and resolution of disputes between incorporated partnerships, joint venture parties and shareholders in dead-lock.
Wayne has been listed as a ‘Recommended’ Lawyer in the categories of Mediation, Insolvency & Reconstruction and Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution by Doyle’s Guide. He has been named in Best Lawyers™ Australia for Insolvency and Reorganization Law. Wayne is also a nationally accredited mediator.
Wayne’s experience includes advising: