Andrew Moore specialises in complex commercial litigation and disputes arising from white collar crime, anti-bribery & corruption, and fraud.

His blue chip clients value his calm, methodical approach and deep experience in what can often be fraught, fast-moving and sensitive situations.

Andrew's other main focuses include real estate and telecommunications disputes as well as public inquiries. He works closely with various teams to develop and implement litigation and dispute strategies to resolve clients' disputes swiftly and commercially. 

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Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Complex commercial litigation

Woolworths Ltd: Andrew represents this blue chip client in various Supreme Court and Federal Court litigation matters. This has included providing dispute resolution support during the sale of subsidiary companies, disputes with the ACCC, disputes involving fires which have destroyed premises, large and complex fidelity claims.

AMP Life Ltd and AMP Capital Investors Ltd: Andrew represented these clients in an interlocutory application to restrain the completion of the sale of Stanbroke Pastoral Company Ltd, then the world's largest cattle company.

Champ Private Equity: Andrew gave dispute resolution support as part of Champ's acquisition of Eye Corp Pty Ltd from Ten Network Holdings Ltd.

Computer solutions company: Andrew defended an Australian computer solutions company in the Supreme Court of NSW against an action brought by a supplier seeking to enforce a Texan judgment.

Telecommunications 

Optus:
Andrew recently represented Optus in a long running joint venture dispute in the Supreme Court of NSW. He also advises on network agreements.

Public Inquiries

Myer Ltd:
Andrew represented Myer in a Tasmanian Coronial Inquest into a fire which destroyed its Hobart department store. 

RSL LifeCare Limited: Andrew recently represented LifeCare in the Inquiry under the Charitable Fundraising Act 1991 (NSW) before the Honourable Patricia Bergin SC.

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White Collar Crime and Investigations

Anti-bribery and corruption

Confidential client: Andrew is representing a well-known international organisation in connection with the Australian Securities and Investment Commission's investigations into the conduct of an Australian publicly listed company in the Middle East. 

Resources company: Andrew is defending an Australian resources company in proceedings in the Supreme Court of NSW against an action brought by a former agent seeking to enforce two arbitral awards for damages for unlawful termination of an agency agreement which involved allegations of bribes paid in Pakistan.

White collar crime and fraud

Confidential client: Andrew represented one of Australia's largest publicly listed companies in the longest running fraud investigation ever conducted in Australia which involved tens of millions of dollars. He worked closely with the New South Wales Fraud Squad throughout most of its international investigation which concerned significant IT transactions and the payment of secret commissions through Australia, British Virgin Islands, Israel, United States, Italy, UK and the Channel Islands.

Confidential client: Andrew is representing a Fortune 500 company in a significant internal fraud investigation.

Fraud matters: Andrew has acted in various fraud matters in the Federal Court of Australia and Supreme Court of New South Wales involving inventory theft, payroll fraud and secret commissions from suppliers, including obtaining of Freezing Orders and Asset Preservation Orders.

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Investigations and Crisis Management

Anti-bribery and corruption

Confidential client: Andrew is representing a well-known international organisation in connection with the Australian Securities and Investment Commission's investigations into the conduct of an Australian publicly listed company in the Middle East. 

Resources company: Andrew is defending an Australian resources company in proceedings in the Supreme Court of NSW against an action brought by a former agent seeking to enforce two arbitral awards for damages for unlawful termination of an agency agreement which involved allegations of bribes paid in Pakistan.

White collar crime and fraud

Confidential client: Andrew represented one of Australia's largest publicly listed companies in the longest running fraud investigation ever conducted in Australia which involved tens of millions of dollars. He worked closely with the New South Wales Fraud Squad throughout most of its international investigation which concerned significant IT transactions and the payment of secret commissions through Australia, British Virgin Islands, Israel, United States, Italy, UK and the Channel Islands.

Confidential client: Andrew is representing a Fortune 500 company in a significant internal fraud investigation.

Fraud matters: Andrew has acted in various fraud matters in the Federal Court of Australia and Supreme Court of New South Wales involving inventory theft, payroll fraud and secret commissions from suppliers, including obtaining of Freezing Orders and Asset Preservation Orders.

Public Inquiries

Myer Ltd: Andrew represented Myer in a Tasmanian Coronial Inquest into a fire which destroyed its Hobart department store. 

RSL LifeCare Limited: Andrew recently represented LifeCare in the Inquiry under the Charitable Fundraising Act 1991 (NSW) before the Honourable Patricia Bergin SC. 

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