Claudia Dela CruzSolicitor

Claudia Dela Cruz is a Solicitor with Resolve Litigation Lawyers.  She was admitted as a solicitor in New South Wales in July 2016.  In addition to her Master of International Law at the University of Sydney and her accreditation as a lawyer in Australia, Claudia has a law degree from the University of Münster, Germany.  Claudia is fluent in English, German and Spanish.

Claudia has had a key role in a number of commercial disputes including acting for clients in proceedings in the District Court, Land and Environment Court, NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal, Supreme Court of New South Wales and Federal Court of Australia.

 

 

Expertise

Claudia has represented clients in a range of commercial disputes, including:

  • acting for and advising a multi-national corporation in relation to contractual disputes and debt recovery;
  • advising European companies and clients in relation to contractual disputes in Australia;
  • providing advice in relation to shareholder disputes, misleading or deceptive conduct and insurance disputes;
  • acting for property developers in proceedings in the Supreme Court of NSW in relation to a claim for compensation; and
  • acting for an applicant in proceedings in the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal in relation to a strata dispute.
See Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution See Insolvency

Claudia’s competition and consumer law experience includes providing advice in relation to a claim for misleading or deceptive conduct.

See Competition and Consumer Law

Claudia’s regulatory investigations and compliance experience includes:

  • acting for a former director of a national company during an ASIC investigation in relation to insider trading; and
  • acting for an incorporated association regarding an inquiry under the Charitable Fundraising Act 1991.

Claudia’s employment law experience includes:

  • acting for an incorporated association in an employment dispute with its chief executive officer, including proceedings in the Fair Work Commission; and
  • acting for an employee in unfair dismissal proceedings in the Fair Work Commission.

Claudia’s defamation law experience includes:

  • acting for a plaintiff in defamation proceedings against an international media company; and
  • acting for a plaintiff in relation to a defamation claim against a high school.