Title: Corporate / Business Litigation


Lindsay Powers



Lindsay Powers

Firm: Minter Ellison
Address:Aurora Place
88 Phillip Street
Sydney, New South Wales 2000
Phone:+61 2 9921 4638
Fax:+61 2 9921 8318
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Local Time:Sun. 08:00
Web site: Direct Page


Lindsay Powers is a leading Australian litigator and insolvency lawyer with a formidable 30-year career.

Lindsay has been a key adviser to Australian and international banks, financial institutions, corporates and insolvency practitioners for many years. He regularly represents clients in major commercial disputes across multiple industries including telecommunications, financial services, property development, and transportation.

One of the firm's senior litigators, he has experience at every level of the court hierarchy in Australia, as well as in trans-national insolvencies, and in arbitrations and mediations.

Lindsay is ranked internationally as a leading litigator and insolvency lawyer, and variously described in independent global guides as a 'superb' and 'expert' litigator' and 'a hard but fair opponent'.

Lindsay is an editor for the respected Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice, and frequently lectures in Australia and overseas on litigation and insolvency-related topics.


Areas of Practice


  • Arbitration
  • Banking and Finance Litigation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Commissions and Inquiries
  • Corporate and Commercial Disputes
  • Creditor Claims
  • Cross-border Insolvency
  • Directors' Duties
  • Distressed Debt Trading and Acquisitions
  • Insolvency and Reconstruction
  • Liquidation
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Receivership
  • Regulatory Compliance and Disputes
  • Turnaround and Workouts
  • Voluntary Administration