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COLLINS SQUARE | TOWER TWO, LEVEL 23, 727 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE VIC 3008, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 3 9258 3555
Fax:
Fax +61 3 9288 3666
DX:
DX 259 MELBOURNE
Email:
Web:
www.maddocks.com.au
Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
Maddocks, David Laidlaw, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA

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David Laidlaw

Tel:
Work 61 3 9258 3534
Email:
Web:
www.maddocks.com.au/our-people/david-laidlaw/
Maddocks

Work Department

Dispute Resolution & Litigation

Position

Partner

Career

With an emphasis on commercial litigation and insurance, David has been involved in many high profile, large scale litigation matters, ASX and ASIC enquiries. He brings a strategic, no-nonsense approach to managing and resolving clients’ commercial issues and disputes, by establishing early clarity around client objectives and taking steps designed to deliver optimal practical outcomes.

In his professional career, David has been involved with a wide range of high profile, large-scale corporate, contract and tort litigation claims. David’s major disputes experience includes acting for major corporations in civil suits against former directors, international commercial disputes and complex litigation against major banks arising from third party frauds.


Australia

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Maddocks' ‘very good’ practice has well-rounded commercial litigation capabilities and is particularly known for representing government departments at federal, state and local level. The ‘focused and responsiveGina Wilson, who heads the team jointly with Norman Lucas, defended a former executive manager of Joe White Maltings in third-party proceedings commenced against him in the Supreme Court of Victoria. Lucas continues to defend Fitch Ratings in proceedings regarding the ratings it assigned to certain synthetic collateralised debt obligations. David Laidlaw and Shaun Temby are other names to note.

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