Stephanie is a special counsel in Gilbert + Tobin’s Disputes + Investigations group.
Her practice spans all aspects of litigation and dispute resolution with a focus on complex disputes, regulatory investigations, internal investigations and public inquiries. In particular, Stephanie specialises in advising and representing clients involved in regulatory investigations by Australian regulators (such as the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC), the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) or the Australian Federal Police (AFP).
She also has extensive experience in undertaking internal corporate investigations in Australia and overseas, particularly in relation to bribery and corruption risks. That experience includes structuring and leading complex investigations and reporting to boards on regulatory, bribery and corruption risks, whether in the context of an internal investigation, a regulatory investigation or a proposed corporate acquisition.
Stephanie is a ranked individual in Anti-Bribery & Corruption by Chambers Asia-Pacific.
Stephanie is a co-author of the current edition of Corporate crime, fraud and investigations in Australia Multi-jurisdictional guide: Australia (Practical Law, Thomson Reuters). She is also the co-author of the Australian chapter of The Strategic View to: Business Crime 2016.
Stephanie has university qualifications in law and business.