Meredith is recognised as a leading Australian lawyer having been a partner in a professional services firm for over 30 years, first in a major law firm and then as general counsel for PwC. With extensive experience in multi jurisdictional and major commercial disputes and regulatory investigations both in Australia and other jurisdictions, Meredith is highly skilled in the management of risk and finding and negotiating proactive solutions to business issues. She has had responsibility for the conduct of significant litigation in Federal and State Courts throughout Australia as well as in other jurisdictions, including class action litigation and major cross jurisdictional regulatory matters.
Meredith has extensive board advisory expertise and is experienced in consideration of board obligations and company operations, particularly in the context of financial and accounting issues and governance. Over the years she has worked with major listed entities and their advisers. She has held a range of local and global positions and has developed an extensive range of skills and insights on complex decision making, the practical execution of business strategies and risk solutions. Her specialist knowledge encompasses legal, regulatory and policy aspects of the financial services and professional services industries.