Pavlos is a Senior Associate in Addison’s commercial litigation and dispute resolution team. For the most part, his practice involves high stakes litigation in the superior state and federal courts. His matters involve complex factual and novel legal issues, across a wide range of sectors including corporate, mining, real estate, aged care, and financial services. With extensive experience in alternative dispute resolution procedures, Pavlos is regularly commended by his clients for his strong negotiation skills and commercial nous. He prides himself on his ability to settle complex disputes without the need to incur disproportionate or uncommercial costs where a favourable outcome can be achieved.
Pavlos’ experience has been in the corporate and real estate sectors, where he represents clients on contractual disputes, fraud matters, contests between shareholders including oppression suits, directors’ duties, securities law, strata and commercial property disputes, compulsory acquisitions, trademark disputes, and trust matters. Pavlos also has experience acting for insolvency practitioners in public examinations and broader commercial disputes with a corporate insolvency flavour.
Glencore — Acting for a subsidiary of a major mining group in a Supreme Court of NSW leasing dispute.
Murray Irrigation Limited — Acting in a Supreme Court of NSW dispute relating to Land & Water Management Plans.
BCEG — Acted for the Australian subsidiary of a global construction company in a fraud dispute in the Supreme Court of NSW.
Thinkstorm — Represented a recruiter in a successful restraint of trade dispute in the Supreme Court of NSW.
Class actions — Advised a large group of franchisees in a potential representative action against one of Australia’s major pharmacy outlets and for individual franchisees in Victorian County Court proceedings.
NPG — Represented a real estate agency in successful NSW Court of Appeal proceedings involving the interpretation of a buyer’s agent agreement.
Mining, Oil & Gas
Property and Commercial Development
Juris Doctor, University of Sydney
Bachelor of Arts (Hons I), University of Sydney