Mr Alistair Newton > Corrs Chambers Westgarth > Melbourne, Australia > Lawyer Profile

Corrs Chambers Westgarth
LEVEL 36, BOURKE PLACE
600 BOURKE STREET
MELBOURNE, VIC 3000
Australia

Work Department

Litigation & Workplace Relations

Position

Special Counsel

Lawyer Rankings

Australia > Competition and trade

Recommended for its ‘consistency of skill, service and commerciality’, Corrs Chambers Westgarth brings together expertise in both competition and international trade law. Key areas of competition work include merger control, ACCC inquiries, cartel investigations. On the trade side, the team acts for state governments, industry associations and manufacturers on trade defence and trade remedies. Mark McCowan leads the competition team, while Andrew Korbel heads the trade department; the duo is based in Sydney, where special counsel and merger control specialist Ian Reynolds is also a key team member. The Melbourne-based group is also noted for its competition law expertise; newly promoted partner Alistair Newton and Craig Phillips are the standout practitioners.