A natural legal mind at the top of her game, Lecia Wood is a seasoned, highly driven commercial litigator with a knack for applying creative yet pragmatic solutions to complex disputes. She thrives on outwitting her opponent in the courtroom and has a proven track record in managing complex multi-jurisdictional disputes from start to finish.
Working with you to manage your risk before disputes present themselves is another pragmatic approach that Lecia advocates. In her world, strategy is paramount, and time provides options. Foreshadowing potential issues, ensuring contract terms are unambiguous and notifying your solicitor at the first sign of a dispute are prudent measures that can help streamline the process and prevent costly long-running litigation. However, if you couldn’t anticipate the potential claim and all strategies to head off a possible court date have been exhausted, Lecia’s expertise as a tough litigator and negotiator, established after years in practice in Australia and offshore in the Channel Islands, will give you the best shot at achieving a commercial outcome before your matter heads to court.
Once you meet Lecia, you’ll quickly discover her innate legal acumen extends to complex contractual disputes, injunctions, property disputes, building and construction litigation, trust litigation, banking/funds litigation, shareholder and partnership clashes, franchise disputes, trade practices/ACCC claims, intellectual property disputes and insolvency matters. Put simply, there’s not much this talented litigator can’t help you with.
Lecia’s commercially savvy, direct and concise style, coupled with her out-of-the-box thinking and broad range of industry experience, has led to Lecia representing banks, fiduciaries, insolvency practitioners, directors, creditors, public and private corporations and individuals.
Suppose you’re looking for an advisor that can operate effectively in any environment to achieve commercial results that will safeguard your most important assets. In that case, you should have a chat with Lecia. She’s a formidable ally when facing a serious dispute and could become one of the most valuable members of your team.