Experience matters.
Our lawyers have acted for large corporates, SMEs, insolvency practitioners, directors and high-worth individuals in a multitude of domestic and global disputes. We regularly advise on:

Complex contractual disputes

Large investigations

Financial disputes

Distressed assets and businesses

International disputes

White collar crime and fraud

Regulatory and compliance disputes

Negligence, Directors' duties and breaches

Multi-party arbitrations

Competition and anti-trust disputes

Property and construction disputes

Outstanding Outcomes
‘The clear standout is Trevor Withane, his extensive experience both here and internationally gives him a deep understanding of both the commercial and the litigious aspects of insolvency and litigation.‘
First-class
lawyers
Our team are adept at harnessing all forms of negotiation, mediation, litigation, arbitration and expert determinations. Ultimately we apply deep expertise to develop the best strategy to protect our clients.
Legal disputes deplete time, drain resources and distract you from running your business or getting on with life. They can cause disruption and financial loss not to mention reputational harm. It is crucial that those facing a legal dispute are in the hands of true specialists, with deep experience, who can unlock and resolve a dispute at the earliest possible opportunity in the most cost-effective manner.

There are a range of processes that may be used to resolve a dispute, including negotiation, mediation, litigation, arbitration and expert determination. An effective strategy might utilise negotiation or mediation early on to minimise the financial impact on a claimant or defendant – but each case will depend on its own facts. Ironbridge Legal applies its deep expertise to develop the best strategy to protect its clients – we never adopt a cookie-cutter approach.

Specialists with experience
Our lawyers are specialists with deep experience including in the following areas:

Shareholder disputes, including minority shareholder oppression claims and breach of shareholder agreements

Whistleblowing

Joint venture disputes

Fraud

Obtaining freezing orders and asset disclosure orders

Discharging freezing orders

Claims for misleading and deceptive conduct

Commercial arbitration

Enforcement of arbitral awards

Contractual disputes

Defamation

Breach of restraint claim

Investigations by regulatory bodies

Investigations by the ACCC for anti-competitive practices and breach of Consumer Law

Breach of director duties

Breach of fiduciary duties