Lawyers

Liquidator and accountant to face off next month

Kennedy Ryan principal Richard Rohrt. Removing an incumbent liquidator is a high hurdle but Sydney accountant Rose Guerin is having a crack, seemingly compelled by the toxicity of her relationship with Kennedy Ryan’s Richard Rohrt, liquidator of her failed accounting firm, Rose Guerin and Partners Pty Ltd. In the Federal Court yesterday, Guerin’s counsel told judge Roger Derrington that his client would argue that Rohrt…

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Hall Chadwick duped into misdirecting legal fees

Hall Chadwick partner John Shanahan. iNO had to suppress a grimace on seeing the financial complaints ombudsman David Locke spruik the Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s (CBA) latest anti-scam initiatives over the weekend. The Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) ceo and chief ombudsman did his bit for the bank by posting on Linked In a Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) piece on CBA’s Scam Indicator and NameCheck…