Skip Lipman is widely regarded as one of Australia’s most astute and experienced legal strategists. His sharp intellect, creativity, encyclopaedic legal knowledge and commercial foresight is evidenced by his frequent retainers from other professionals, public companies and regulators on some of the most challenging disputes and inquiries. Clients rely heavily on his judgment, and Skip is frequently called upon to give strategic guidance and second opinions on difficult issues.
Skip’s areas of expertise include professional negligence, trade practices, corporate governance, shareholder and takeover disputes, fraud and asset tracing, insolvency, obtaining equitable remedies and the conduct and management of major project litigation and inquiries. He has led some of the largest and most complex litigation proceedings in the Asia Pacific region.
Skip has been at the forefront of third party litigation funding and litigation due diligence for over two decades, and has led some of the biggest litigation involving third party funders.