Stephen is a Senior Counsel in the Restructuring & Insolvency team.
He has over 10 years’ experience in restructuring transactions, non-contentious and contentious insolvency, as well as board and company advice in special/distressed circumstances.
Stephen regularly acts for lenders, corporates, directors, investors, insolvency practitioners and other key stakeholders in a range of domestic and cross-border restructuring and insolvency circumstances. He has built a niche expertise in the technology (including crypto-assets) and financial services sectors.
|Since 2021||Senior Counsel, Taylor Wessing|
|2018 - 2021||Senior Associate, Taylor Wessing|
|2016 - 2018||Associate, Pinsent Masons|
|2015 - 2016||Senior Associate, Berwin Leighton Paisner|
|2012 - 2014||Senior Associate, Minter Ellison, Australia|
|2008 - 2011||Associate, James Conomos Lawyers, Australia|
|2008||Legal Counsel, ABC Learning Centres, Australia|
|2007||Associate to Senior Member (now Deputy President) McCabe, Administrative Appeal Tribunal, Australia|
|2017||Solicitor of the Senior Courts, England & Wales|
|2012||Insolvency Education Program, Insolvency Practitioners Association and Queensland University of Technology|
|2008||Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland and High Court of Australia|
|2008||Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, The College of Law|
|2007||Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws, The University of Queensland|
Turnaround Management Association
Australian Restructuring Insolvency and Turnaround Association