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.
Skip has led some of the largest and most complex litigation proceedings in the Asia Pacific region. His 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.
At the forefront of third party litigation funding and litigation due diligence for over two decades, Skip has led some of the biggest cases involving third party funders.
Skip was a partner at Fisher Jeffries from 1989 until 2004, when together with Jason Karas he established Lipman Karas.