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Gilbert + Tobin

LEVEL 35, TOWER TWO, INTERNATIONAL TOWERS SYDNEY, 200 BARANGAROO AVENUE, BARANGAROO, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 2 9263 4000
Fax:
Fax +61 2 9263 4111
Email:
Web:
www.gtlaw.com.au
Melbourne, NSW 2000, Perth

Dominic Emmett

Tel:
Work +61 2 9263 4328
Email:
Gilbert + Tobin

Work Department

Banking + Finance.

Position

Partner in Restructuring & Insolvency practice, specialises in non contentious restructuring and insolvency work for banks and financial institutions, and special situation groups and distressed debt funds. His expertise includes preparing and negotiating standstill and forbearance arrangements; debt restructuring generally and schemes of arrangement; structured sales, including administration and receivership sales; and advice to directors and receivers, administrations and liquidators.

Career

In 2011, 2012 and 2013 Dominic was named in the Best Lawyers list for Reconstruction and Insolvency, and Distressed Investing and Debt Trading and, Sydney Lawyer of the Year in both Distressed Investing and Debt Trading and Reconstruction and Insolvency. Each year Dominic was named as a leading restructuring / insolvency lawyer by Chambers Asia legal directory. Dominic was nominated at the 2011 ALB Law Awards for Dealmaker of the Year, and in 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013 was part of the team that won the ALB Law Award for Restructuring and Insolvency Deal of the Year – for the Cross City Tunnel, Allco Finance, Alinta Energy, Centro and Nine Entertainment, along with the ALB Law Award for Australian Deal of the Year for Nine Entertainment.

Member

Law Society, IPA.

Education

Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from Southampton University and is admitted in England & Wales and in the States of New South Wales, Victoria, Western Australia and Tasmania.


Australia

Restructuring and insolvency

Within: Leading individuals

Dominic Emmett - Gilbert + Tobin

Within: Restructuring and insolvency

Gilbert + Tobin counts banks, borrowers, investors, directors and insolvency practitioners as clients with examples including KordaMentha and Oaktree Capital. The team also assisted Bis Industries Group with two creditors' schemes of arrangement relating to its US and Australian debt facilities and the general restructure and recapitalisation of the group, acted for the lenders in the restructure and recapitalisation of Slater and Gordon, and handled the restructuring and voluntary administration of Ten Network Holdings. Dominic Emmett leads the department, which also counts restructuring and workout expert Simon Lynch, litigators Colleen Platford and Crispian Lynch, and restructuring specialist David Clee as key practitioners. Peter Bowden joined from Norton Rose Fulbright.

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