Corporations, Partnership & Trusts Disputes
Disputes between partners or owners of a business are fraught with complexity, as unmitigated competing interests can often erode the underlying business value. Our dispute resolution team are practiced at negotiating the careful landscape that comes with an ownership dispute and routinely give advice to shareholders, business owners and partners on their rights and obligations, including a range of litigious options when the situation calls for it.
Likewise, disputes between shareholders and the directors appointed to manage their interests, (including the oppression of minority shareholders) or as between trustee and beneficiaries, often requires immediate and resolute action to preserve the underlying value and avoid any damaging dissipation or dilution of assets.
Our dispute resolution team also advises directors on their obligations under the Corporations Act 2010, including navigating issues such as management deadlock, conflicts of interest and director’s remuneration and personal liabilities.
Why Kalus Kenny Intelex?
Our approach is proactive and personal. We make a point of understanding your business and the sensitivity and commercial context of your dispute before crafting a case strategy.
Litigation demystified. The complexities and pitfalls of litigation can be daunting. We make it our job to break down those barriers and develop a strategy in consultation with you that fits your commercial objectives.
The right tech for the job. We embrace the technology demands of the business world, including e-discovery review platforms and document exchange for major litigation.
We back you by backing ourselves. Your legal advice shouldn’t be hard to understand. We make a point of difference by giving clear recommendations at every step of the way, drawn from our 25 years of experience as negotiators and dispute resolution practitioners.
A different type of Litigation lawyer.
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