Julia is a commercial dispute resolution specialist with over 20 years’ experience. She has significant experience in securities class actions, including acting for Billabong and Sigma Pharmaceuticals in large and complex shareholder class actions relating to continuous disclosure obligations. She has also assisted individuals in relation to the OZ Minerals shareholder class actions.
Her work often involves strategic liaison with regulators in relation to regulatory investigations, hearings and examinations, and she regularly advises clients in investigations by ASIC.
Class actions and major group litigation can be a seismic event not only for large commercial entities but for whole industries. Their reach and impact mean they are one of the few types of claim that have become truly global in both importance and scope.