Mr Sam Delaney > Corrs Chambers Westgarth > Sydney, Australia > Lawyer Profile

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

Litigation & Dispute Resolution / Restructuring & Insolvency.

Position

Partner.

Career

Specialising in commercial litigation and insolvency, Sam has advised in some of Australia’s largest corporate collapses including Allco Finance Group, Primebroker Securities, Octaviar and HIH and acted in many high value complex commercial disputes involving directors duties, property rights, professional negligence, franchising, trade practices, securities lending, white collar crime and insolvency.

Sam brings a very commercial approach to the resolution of all problem situations – a skill that is highly valued by his clients. His thoroughness and responsiveness has earned the trust of globally-recognised and major national brands such as BP, ABN AMRO Clearing, Dulux, Johnson & Johnson, Laing O’Rourke and Fuji-Xerox; and established financial institutions such as NAB, Bankwest and Suncorp.

Memberships

Insolvency Practitioners Association – Member.

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.