Ben is an experienced litigator with extensive banking, insolvency and commercial skills and a unique ability to relate to clients. His detailed understanding of commercial imperatives and markets enables him to provide relevant advice to clients in a way which adds value to their business.
Frequently appearing in Federal and State Courts for over 14 years in jurisdictions across Australia and representing clients in mediations, Ben is adept at managing litigation with a strong understanding of the emphasis which banks and other institutional clients place on cost-effectiveness. Ben also represents parties in property disputes arising from leases and sale transactions and has successfully appeared in VCAT and before the Small Business Commissioner in respect of those matters.
With significant experience in insolvency and restructuring matters, Ben's experience includes drafting commercial documentation and negotiating the sale of business, together with a managing a broad range of asset recovery litigation.
Ben's friendly and relaxed nature enables him to quickly build strong relationships. Ben is an outcome-focused lawyer and enjoys working with clients and colleagues in high-pressure environments to achieve success.