Miranda Bond

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BACKGROUND

As a Senior Associate and then Partner, Miranda has had extensive experience in high profile litigations in both commercial and criminal law including a number of special leave applications to the High Court of Australia.

Miranda has run complex litigations including the Managed Investment Scheme trials, various insolvency litigations, Australian Crime Commission investigations and examinations, Special Leave Applications to the High Court of Australia (Sydney), Legal Professional Privilege Claims, Constitutional challenges, Children's Court hearings, Australian Taxation Office litigations/investigations and the Coronial inquests.

Areas of practice include

Crime

  • White Collar Crime
  • Australian Crime Commission Examinations and Investigations
  • Proceeds of Crime
  • Coronial Inquests
  • Summary and indictable trial work in the County Court
  • Summary contested and uncontested criminal matters
  • Regional Court work
  • Appeals
  • Pleas
  • Bail Applications
  • Victims of Crime Tribunal hearings
  • VOCAT hearings and directions

Commercial

  • Statutory Demands and Applications to Set Aside
  • Applications for re-hearing
  • Debt Recovery
  • Insolvency
  • Personal Bankruptcy
  • Winding up Applications
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Corporations Act litigations with extensive experience in the area of Managed Investment Schemes
  • Defamation
  • Contractual disputes
  • Tax Office disputes
  • ASIC and ATO litigations
  • VCAT
  • Magistrates Court, Supreme Court, County Court, Federal Court and VCAT proceedings.

Childrens Court

  • Contested applications in the Children's Court

From 17 Dec 2009, liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation.