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Terry Sperber

Litigation, Insolvency

Terry is a specialist in litigation, dispute resolution and insolvency law, having practiced in these areas for the past 20 years.  On the litigation front Terry has an extensive background in all jurisdictions, including many high profile matters in the Federal Court and the Supreme Court as well as acting in the lower courts and various state Tribunals. Those matters include a wide range of industries, such as property, construction, entertainment and financial services.

Terry prides himself on his pragmatic approach to dealing with the challenges that his clients may face.

Apart from his court experience, Terry has been able to resolve may complex disputes by using other commercial dispute resolution mechanisms, such as mediation and negotiation.

Terry also has particular expertise in insolvency, having acted, and currently acting, for many liquidators and trustees.

Below are links to some of the cases that Terry has managed over the years:

Lewis Securities Ltd (in Liq.) v Marilyn Carter & Anor [2017] NSWSC 412
In the matter of MROC Car Wholesalers Pty Limited [2017] NSWSC 738
James v The Owners – Strata Plan No 11478; The Owners – Strata Plan No 11478 v James [2016] NSWSC 1558
Minh Tan Tran v Nicols (Costs) [2015] NSWSC 1735
Minh Tan Tran v Nicols [2015] NSWSC 1635DJG
Equities Pty Ltd [2014] NSWSC 36 (7 February 2014)

7-Eleven Stores Pty Ltd v United Petroleum Pty Ltd & Anor [2010] QSC 469 (16 December 2010)
ICM Agriculture Pty Limited v Young [2009] FCA 1169 (6 October 2009) 
Noor Al Houda Islamic College Pty Limited and Anor v Bankstown Airport Limited [2005] NSWSC 20 (24 February 2005)
Brush Park v The Leasing Centre [2006] NSWSC 1385 (15 December 2006) 
Stylis v Ump Limited [2006] NSWSC 951 (18 September 2006)

  • Acting in complex commercial disputes
  • Acting for liquidators and trustees, both in litigious matters and general advice work
  • Advising clients on insolvency related issues
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