Rodney in 60 seconds
Rodney practices in commercial litigation and equity. He advises banks, secured lenders, creditors and insolvency practitioners in the areas of debt recovery, security enforcement, fraud recoveries, voluntary administrations, deeds of company arrangement, receiverships, liquidations and bankruptcies. He also has experience from a broad variety of commercial disputes, including dealing with issues arising in respect of trusts and fiduciary relationships.
Rodney acts for our major banking clients in a wide variety of claims including claims against valuers and a variety of issues arising in respect of the maintenance and enforcement of securities. He also acts on behalf of a number of insolvency practitioners and trustees.
Rodney's practice covers litigation to recover money and property on behalf of banks, financiers, receivers, administrators, provisional liquidators, liquidators and trustees for the benefit of creditors, as well as litigating the many issues that arise in the course of insolvent administrations.
Rodney has worked on some large insolvencies in the financial, rural, mining, aged care, property development, industrial and technology sectors.
He has also acted in matters involving ASIC prosecutions, and has been involved in the preparation and conduct of other major multi-party litigation.
Rodney has recently taken a leading role in the team assembled by HDY to perform a retainer from the Asian Development Bank to assist Myanmar with insolvency law reform. That team has consulted with senior officials in the government and judiciary of Myanmar (as well as other interested parties), prepared a substantial policy report and drafted insolvency legislation for consideration of the Myanmar authorities and Parliament.