Joe has experience in commercial litigation in all court jurisdictions, having appeared in the High Court of Australia, Federal and Federal Circuit Courts of Australia, New South Wales Supreme Court and Court of Appeal and New South Wales Land and Environment Court.
He has also acted in the District Court and Local Court of New South Wales, Supreme, Magistrates and County Courts in Queensland, Victoria and Tasmania and the New South Wales Civil and Administrative Tribunal.
Joe has advised and acted for corporate clients ranging from small-to-medium enterprises to large multi-national corporations as well as directors, trustees and private clients. He assists his clients across a broad scope of complex disputes including contractual and financial disputes, insolvency and bankruptcy proceedings, trusts disputes, shareholder and franchise disputes in addition to recovering debts to preserve the financial status of a corporation or private client.
Joe has a particular focus on developing a thorough understanding of all the issues his clients are facing either in business or privately and aims to achieve the most efficient and realistic outcome, acknowledging that early resolutions can be preferable to contested litigation. Accordingly, Joe’s background and extensive legal, financial and business experience provide him with strong negotiation skills that have achieved positive outcomes for his clients outside of the court process.