Tobin Meagher is a partner within the Commercial Litigation Practice at Clayton Utz. He specialises in complex commercial litigation and disputes, with particular expertise in fraud/white-collar crime, contractual disputes, restrictive trade practices litigation and regulatory investigations.
Tobin has been involved in a number of significant commercial litigation matters, including multi-jurisdictional disputes, for a variety of clients across a wide range of industries, including financial services, retail, telecommunications and energy and resources. He has also advised and represented a number of clients the subject of regulatory investigation and enforcement proceedings.
Tobin has extensive experience in a variety of fraud matters, including matters involving the payment of secret commissions, major theft, conspiracy to defraud and bribery (including foreign bribery). His experience includes obtaining freezing orders and other urgent interlocutory relief, asset tracing, enforcement of foreign and domestic judgments/awards, and fidelity insurance disputes. One of his matters, which involved the payment of secret commissions through numerous offshore tax havens, was the subject of the longest-running Fraud Squad investigation in New South Wales.
Tobin’s asset recovery experience is recognised in the international Who's Who of Asset Recovery Lawyers 2015 and he is also listed in the 2016 edition of Australia's Best Lawyers for his expertise in litigation.