Mr Patrick O'Grady > Corrs Chambers Westgarth > Sydney, Australia > Lawyer Profile

Corrs Chambers Westgarth
LEVEL 17
8 CHIFLEY, 8-12 CHIFLEY SQUARE
SYDNEY, NSW 2000
Australia

Work Department

Restructuring, Insolvency & Special Situations

Position

Partner

Career

Patrick has significant expertise and experience in corporate finance, structured property and development finance, special situations and distressed debt lending, asset finance and complex workout and restructuring arrangements. He is also a recognised expert in the areas of surety bonds and credit enhancement products. He has over 20 years’ experience and is a trusted adviser to a number of Australia’s leading banks and other financial institutions. He also has experience acting for project sponsors and large corporate borrowers and developers.

Lawyer Rankings

Australia > Restructuring and insolvency

Corrs Chambers Westgarth has a specialist restructuring, insolvency and special situations offering, regularly directly instructed by clients on matters encompassing transactional restructurings, back end insolvencies and contentious litigation. The team regularly handles high-profile mandates for major corporates, financial institutions and international investors, and has expertise in a number of industries, including the financial services, aviation, and resources sectors. The team is led by Cameron Cheetham , who has extensive expertise in distressed financing transactions, also acting for overseas and domestic funds. Sam Delaney  specialises in insolvency litigation and has played a role in a number of major Australian corporate collapse cases, while Patrick O’Grady  focuses on transactional restructurings. Perth-based Michelle Dean  specialises in financial services litigation, and is also highly active in the Western Australia mining sector.