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’s restructuring, insolvency and special solutions team covers the full range of matters including front-end refinancings, securities and loan issues, restructurings, insolvency processes and the related contentious matters. It is also recognised for its expertise in the retail and mining sectors; it recently advised on the voluntary administration of the Red Lea Group and assisted the receivers and managers of Lake Coal and Fassi Coal with the sale of the Wallarah Coal joint venture. Cameron Cheetham heads the practice, which also fields litigators Sam Delaney and Craig Ensor, and Patrick O’Grady, who has notable experience in distressed lending and workout and restructuring arrangements. Michelle Dean was also promoted to the partnership.