Simon Young

Special Counsel

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (Monash University)
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Simon Young Danaher Moulton

Meet Simon

Introduction

Simon is Special Counsel in the corporate and litigation team. As a former barrister, Simon has appeared as a trial advocate in a broad range of civil matters including contract, property disputes and corporations law. His extensive experience with complex and large-scale litigious matters also provides him with a unique view on front-end commercial advice, drafting and strategy. He has a particular interest in commercial structuring transactions, advice work and intellectual property disputes.

Legal areas of expertise

  • Commercial disputes/Litigation
  • Restructuring
  • Insolvency
  • Corporations Law
  • Intellectual Property / Trademark Disputes
  • Contract negotiation and documentation
  • Commercial and strategic advice on transactions

Key industries

  • Retail
  • Property developers
  • Health professionals (medical, dental and pharmacies)

Extra work/interests

Simon is a Law Institute of Victoria member. Outside of work, he enjoys playing sports and music.

Recent projects / Experience

Commercial: advice and implementation in relation to complex restructure of large pharmacy including navigation through the Pharmacy Act and regulations and drafting a broad range of commercial contracts.

Commercial: asset protection and succession strategy in relation to complex matured family owned business with multiple entities.

Litigation: large scale corporate dispute involving contractual interpretation, statute of limitations issues, misleading and deceptive/unconscionable conduct claims.