Bachelor of Laws, 2004
Admitted as a Solicitor in New South Wales 2004
Solicitor of the Federal and High Courts of Australia 2004
Member, Australian Restructuring, Insolvency and Turnaround Association (ARITA)
Member, Insol International
Member, Banking & Financial Services Law Association
Cheryl has extensive experience in commercial dispute resolution, with a particular focus on insolvency. She acts for a variety of clients, including state-owned and international corporations, associations and individuals, and liquidators, administrators and receivers. Cheryl advises on all areas of insolvency, and has worked on several high profile cases including proceedings brought by the ACCC against the AMI companies in administration, the administration of companies within the St Hilliers Group, the administration of BC3 Thoroughbreds Pty Ltd and van Eyk Research Pty Ltd.
Cheryl has worked on a number of large litigation cases, including the rebuilding of the James Hardie insurance program, proceedings in London in relation to the collapse of HIH Insurance, three major proceedings for NSW Lotteries and a major class action against two former superannuation companies. Cheryl has also worked on a major international fraud case which saw her take witness statements in Romania, France and the United Kingdom.
Before joining EMC as a partner in December 2015, Cheryl was a partner at Mills Oakley Lawyers, a senior associate at Colin Biggers and Paisley and prior to that worked as a solicitor, then associate at Eakin McCaffery Cox.