Vanessa E Plain


Barrister

Admitted:
17 Apr 2007
Bar:
20 May 2010
Location:
Room 1024, Owen Dixon Chambers West,
525 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, 3000
Call Foley’s on 03 9225 7777 to discuss availability
PROFILE

Prior to coming to the Bar, Vanessa practised in the banking/financial services and commercial litigation departments at Thomsons Lawyers, Melbourne. Vanessa also holds a Master of Laws (Melb) with a focus on banking, securities and corporate law.Vanessa has broad experience acting for corporate and institutional clients including major banks, insurance companies, stock brokers, insolvency practitioners, company directors, shareholders, engineers, architects, developers & builders.   Vanessa's trial practice includes disputes in the following areas: contract, corporations, shareholder oppression, directors duties, banking, securities trading, corporate insolvency, bankruptcy, guarantees, retail leases, domestic/commerical building, trusts and international commercial arbitration.

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AREAS OF PRACTICE

Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
Appellate
Commercial Law
Common Law
Energy Law & Resources Law
Equity & Trusts
Government
Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions
International Law
Tax Law & Revenue Law

Profile1

Prior to coming to the Bar, Vanessa practised in the banking/financial services and commercial litigation departments at Thomsons Lawyers, Melbourne. Vanessa also holds a Master of Laws (Melb) with a focus on banking, securities and corporate law.Vanessa has broad experience acting for corporate and institutional clients including major banks, insurance companies, stock brokers, insolvency practitioners, company directors, shareholders, engineers, architects, developers & builders.   Vanessa's trial practice includes disputes in the following areas: contract, corporations, shareholder oppression, directors duties, banking, securities trading, corporate insolvency, bankruptcy, guarantees, retail leases, domestic/commerical building, trusts and international commercial arbitration.

Other Languages Spoken

  • French
  • German