Ray is a pre-eminent insolvency lawyer with a wealth of experience in litigious and transactional work in the insolvency and turnaround space with over 3 decades of practice. He is driven to assist individuals and companies in financial distress by providing innovative and strategic advice that is solution focussed, in order to achieve a workout, refinance or restructure. Using his vast technical knowledge and practical experience, Ray is able to quickly assess the legal and financial status of the business or the individual, the issues and legal documents, and then formulate a plan tailored to their specific needs.
Ray works closely with financiers, creditors and other advisers to find long term solutions and satisfactory outcomes for all stakeholders. His restructuring work covers a broad spectrum of industries and debt.
Ray has long standing relationships with many leading insolvency practitioners and is regularly asked to advise them on all aspects of their appointments. Other lawyers, accountants and financial advisers frequently seek Ray’s assistance as a turnaround expert for their clients in restructuring issues and he works very closely with them to achieve the best outcomes for their clients.
Ray is a member of ARITA, INSOL and a founding member of the Law Council of Australia Insolvency and Reconstruction Law Committee. He has twice been recognised by Best Lawyers as Lawyer of the Year, and is also recognised in Doyle’s Guide and Who’s Who Legal Australia for insolvency.