Profile

Mark Skermer

Principal

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About Mark

Mark is a Principal in our Dispute Resolution and Litigation Team.

Mark advises clients in relation to commercial disputes in three main areas: building and construction, corporations and insolvency and general commercial litigation.

Mark specialises in:

  • In building and construction, Mark advises clients in relation to both commercial and residential disputes as well as in property disputes more generally; 
  • In corporations and insolvency, Mark advises clients in relation to company Wind-Ups and regularly acts for liquidators and other commercial players in relation to recovery and Corporations Act actions such as in preference payment claims; and 
  • In general commercial litigation, Mark advises clients in contract disputes, debt recovery and in enforcement of commercial rights, franchising disputes and in commercial goods actions amongst other things. 

Mark adopts a strategic approach to litigation which is designed to get the best outcome for clients, be it through negotiation or through using the litigation process. 

Mark has enjoyed particular success in relation to achieving results for his clients at Courts and Tribunals.  Mark practises at all levels of the Victorian and Federal Court systems, as well as in other states and territories. 

Mark is the former Chairman of the Monash Business Awards Inc. and is a current member of the Law Institute of Victoria.