IBA Annual Conference Sydney 2017

8 Oct - 13 Oct 2017

Room C4.10, Convention Centre, Level 4

Session information

Recognition of insolvency decisions/foreign office-holders in Australia

Thursday 12 October (1430 - 1545)

Room C4.10, Convention Centre, Level 4


Insolvency Section (Lead)
Judges' Forum


Australia is open for solvent and insolvent global restructuring business: a discussion of how Australian courts respond to applications for recognition of, or assistance with, foreign insolvency proceedings.

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Karen O'Flynn Clayton Utz, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; Vice Chair, Insolvency Section
Leon Zwier Arnold Bloch Leibler, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; Membership Officer - Australia, Insolvency Section


Hon Justice Paul Le Gay Brereton Supreme Court of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Catherine Button Ninian Stephen Chambers, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Vanessa Whittaker Eleven Wentworth, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia