Noel in 60 seconds
Noel is a specialist in complex turnaround, restructuring and insolvency matters with over 14 years' experience in advising and representing cross-border, financial services and government clients.
He has helped lead some of Australia's most significant cross-border insolvency engagements, including in conducting the first appellate decision in Australia under the UNCITRAL Model Law on Cross Border insolvency (Saad Investments). Noel acts for the foreign liquidators of Centaur Litigation in conducting Australian investigations and litigation and has advised on the Caledonian Bank restructure. Noel also has extensive experience in international judgment enforcement & offshore asset recovery.
Noel currently advises a variety of NSW and Commonwealth government agencies on their financial commitments and exposures. He helps lead HDY's engagement with the Commonwealth Department of Employment in connection with the Fair Entitlements Guarantee Program.
Noel has advised major Australian financial institutions and not-for-profit organisations about lending and restructuring taking into account the unique challenges and profiles of not-for-profit organisations. Noel had primary carriage of HDY's receivership engagement giving rise to the landmark decision of Re Anglican Development Fund Diocese of Bathurst (2015) 336 ALR 372.