Richard Flitcroft

Corrs Chambers Westgarth (Sydney)
Lawyer (Partner)

With expert knowledge about what to do when the regulator calls, Richard Flitcroft is a clear leader in providing valuable insights for corporates. His combination of litigation, advisory and transactional skills, and deep understanding of the Corporations Act and the Competition and Consumer Act, have given him high ranking in the legal stakes. Even the largest regulator in town, the ACCC, turns to Richard for advice on competition and consumer law issues, including litigation. He also assists major financial institutions and public companies in regulatory investigations. With expertise in merger clearance, commercial supply and distribution arrangements, joint ventures and agreements between competitors, he advises on and conducts litigation arising from these matters.He is also expert on the court based aspects of schemes of arrangements and shareholder activism.

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Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Corrs Chambers Westgarth (Melbourne)


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Ayman Guirguis, Richard Flitcroft The Australian Federal Court holds that in civil prosecutions, the regulator and respondent are not permitted to make joint submissions to the Court about the appropriate level of penalties that the Court may order (Director Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate / Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union)


CORRS in brief - Where to now for leniency/cooperation in Australia ?* On 1 May 2015, the Full Court of the Federal Court delivered its decision in Director, Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate v Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union(CFMEU). The judgment overturned in excess of (...)

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