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Maddocks

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

Gina Wilson

Tel:
Work 61 3 9258 3005
Email:
Web:
www.maddocks.com.au/our-people/gina-wilson/
Maddocks

Work Department

Commercial Disputes

Position

Partner

Career

Gina is an experienced commercial litigation lawyer. She has worked on a number of high profile commercial matters and has extensive experience in managing significant litigation. Gina has developed a strong commercial focus and regularly uses alternative dispute resolution techniques to achieve positive outcomes for her clients. Her areas of expertise include contractual disputes, competition litigation, regulatory disputes, property related litigation and constitutional and administrative law litigation.

Member

Member, Law Institute of Victoria

Member of Law Institute of Victoria Sports Law Interest Group

Member, Victorian Women Lawyers

Member, Work Practices Committee, Victorian Women Lawyers

Education

Postgraduate

Masters of Law subject 'Racing Industry Law and Regulation', Melbourne University

Insolvency Practitioners Association of Australia Insolvency Education Program (part time), University of Southern Queensland

Undergraduate

Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Economics, Monash University


Australia

Competition and trade

Within: Competition and trade

Brendan Coady leads the practice at Maddocks and successfully represented Optus Networks in ACCC proceedings against Telstra. Sydney-based Coady is an expert in the telecoms sector and Robert Gregory in Melbourne has particular energy-sector knowledge. Gina Wilson successfully defended Lawrence & Hanson Group against allegations of cartel conduct brought by the ACCC. Aside from ACCC investigations, the practice has strong capabilities advising on merger clearances and anti-competitive conduct issues.

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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 responsive’ Gina 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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