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While many debts can be recovered by discussions between the parties, there are inevitably debts that become an on-going issue for commercial enterprises. Our lawyers draw upon a highly developed advisory and litigious expertise. Some of our services include:

  • Advising on the recovery of debt owed by the individuals or entities;
  • Advising on the various methods of recovering outstanding debts;
  • Communicating with the debtor about repayment of the outstanding debt;
  • Advising as to the most appropriate method of debt recovery;
  • Tailoring your debt recovery to be commercially viable;
  • Advising on mechanisms to ensure that the debt is recovered quickly and effectively;
  • Negotiating a prompt resolution of your dispute;
  • Advising as to your legal position regarding an allegation of debt;
  • Advising about the options that are available to oppose a disputed debt;
  • Facilitating alternative processes of dispute resolution, including mediation;
  • Appearing in Court on your behalf for one-off or on-going matters;
  • Acting on your behalf in defended litigation; and
  • Ensuring that final payments are made without delay.

We have experience dealing with the regulatory bodies the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) and the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission. Those bodies carry out functions in compliance with the Commonwealth consumer protection laws, including the laws relevant to Debt Collection and the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (CCA)