Alex is a partner in our Dispute Resolution & Litigation Group. She has over ten years’ experience practising as a senior lawyer, specialising in commercial dispute resolution and is an accredited Family Business Australia Specialist.
Alex regularly acts for companies and individuals in ASIC investigations and prosecutions, including advising in respect of compliance with notices issued under s33 of the ASIC Act and evidence at s19 examinations.
Alex’s areas of expertise include:
Alex has significant commercial litigation experience acting for a variety of clients, from large publicly listed corporations, to small to medium enterprises and privately held family businesses and trusts.
Alex is well-versed in all forms of dispute resolution and regulatory investigations, and has substantial experience in both Victorian and Federal jurisdictions. She is an advocate for the prompt resolution of disputes both through litigation and by alternative dispute resolution processes such as mediation and expert determinations.
Alex works closely with her clients to quickly establish their needs and broader commercial objectives from the outset of any dispute, so that results can be secured in the quickest and most effective manner possible.
Alex is also recommended in Doyle's Guide as a Leading Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution Lawyer.
Alex’s experience includes:
Appointed by the Victorian State Government as Solicitors Assisting the Royal Commission, Alex acts as a lead partner in supervising over 30 Holding Redlich staff on this major matter. The Commission is scheduled to conclude on 1 July 2020.
Supreme Court commercial dispute regarding disclaimer of a retail lease by liquidator. Alex acted for the commercial tenant applying to set aside the disclaimer and the liquidation of the landlord.
Supreme Court commercial dispute regarding specific performance of a contract for the development of land. Alex acted for the landowner Defendant.
Federal Court Application under the Corporations Act 2001 for inspection of company books and records. Alex acted for the Applicant shareholder.
Supreme Court deceased Estate dispute involving equitable action for recovery of property. Alex acted for the Defendant.
Supreme Court deceased Estate dispute. Alex acted for the Executor Defendant.
Alex acted for a superannuation trustee.
Alex acted for various AWB employees called to give evidence.
14 June 2018 - Knowledge
#Dispute Resolution & Litigation
Significantly reducing the likelihood of claims being made by consumers who signed a flawed property sales form, the Victorian Government has announced that amendments will be made to the Estate Agents Act 1980 (Vic) which stipulates the circumstances in which commissions are payable to real estate agents.
04 June 2018 - Knowledge
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Potentially resulting in a huge windfall for anybody who has sold a property through a real estate agent in Victoria in recent years, the case of Advisory Services Pty Ltd (Trading as Ray White St Albans) v Stella Augustin has sent ripples of uncertainty through the Victorian property industry.
29 Jan 20
Holding Redlich would like to invite you to join us for a special procurement seminar, Government procurement – climate change considerations in sustainable procurement decision making on the evening of Wednesday 29 January 2020, starting at 6:00 pm.