James Scovell


D   08 9220 0474
0422 369 666
E   jscovell@francisburt.com.au

Year of election to the Bar:
2014

 

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Areas of practice

Civil

Commercial
Bankruptcy
Contractual disputes
Corporate insolvency
Corporations law
Partnership disputes

Tax and revenue
Goods and services tax
Income tax

Torts
Negligence


Criminal

State offences
White collar and corporate crime

Commonwealth offences
White collar and corporate crime

Regulatory offences
Workplace health and safety


Family

Mediation and alternative dispute resolution

 

Profile

James Scovell’s proven expertise and litigation skills are used in conjunction with a pragmatic commercial approach to achieve his clients’ desired outcomes.

James has acted for a broad range of clients – including large ASX-listed entities and national lending institutions – in relation to litigation matters in all jurisdictions.

In the insolvency and reconstruction sphere, James’ litigation skills are exemplary. He is highly proficient at providing practical, timely advice on all matters relating to corporate and personal external administration, including voluntary administration, deeds of company arrangement, creditors’ trusts, liquidation and receivership.

 

Qualifications

Date of admission: 2000

Qualifications: LLB

 

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