Dominic Emmett

Dominic Emmett
L35, Tower Two, International Towers Sydney
200 Barangaroo Avenue
NSW 2000
+61 2 9263 4328


Who's Who Legal Australia - Restructuring & Insolvency

Dominic Emmett heads the restructuring and insolvency group at Gilbert + Tobin and brings nearly 30 years of significant local and international experience.

Mr Emmett specialises in non-contentious restructuring and insolvency work for banks and financial institutions, as well as special situation groups and distressed debt funds. His expertise includes preparing and negotiating standstill and forbearance arrangements; debt restructuring and schemes of arrangement; structured administration and receivership sales; and advice to directors, receivers, administrators and liquidators. 

Over the past 12 months, Dominic has led the Gilbert + Tobin team working at the heart of Australia’s major restructurings, including Bis Industries, Slater and Gordon, Ten Network, Toys R Us, Norske Skog, Emeco, Boart Longyear, Arrium and Paladin.

He has been consistently ranked as one of Australia’s elite restructuring and insolvency lawyers in all major legal directories for restructuring and insolvency. Chambers Asia-Pacific2018 recognises Dominic as a Star Individual for restructuring and insolvency, and states: “His standard is very high, he has a creative approach to restructuring scenarios and he's a standout in the field.”

Who's Who Legal 2018 recognises Dominic as the leading restructuring and insolvency lawyer in the world (excluding the US and Europe). Finance Monthly Magazine’s 2018 Fintech Awards recognised Dominic as Lawyer of the Year for banking and finance (Australia), and The Legal 500: Asia Pacific2018 ranks Dominic as a Leading Lawyer for restructuring and insolvency.

WWL says: Dominic Emmett is called “a major player in the space” by sources and ranks as one of our most highly regarded individuals this year.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Australia which can be purchased from our Shop.

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