Moira Saville

Moira Saville

Moira Saville is a partner in our Sydney office. Moira specialises in dispute resolution in the areas of class actions, professional liability, product liability, insurance and royal commissions/special commissions of inquiry. Moira has over 20 years' experience in acting for clients to defend and resolve large and complex litigation matters, as well as providing strategic advice on client's legal risks.

Representative matters

  • Acting for an Australian bank in the defence of class action proceedings arising from the collapse of Storm Financial
  • Acting for Brookfield Multiplex in defence of a $300 million shareholder class action involving claims of misleading market disclosures and continuous disclosure
  • Acting for an Australian rental company in class action proceedings alleging misleading and deceptive conduct and exclusive dealing
  • Acting for Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Limited in defence of class action proceedings in relation to the sale of a pharmaceutical product
  • Acting for a number of clients in connection with ASIC investigations into alleged breaches of director's duties, and insider trading.

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Memberships

  • Australian Professional Indemnity Group
  • Women Lawyers Association
  • Australian Insurance Lawyers Association
  • National Product Liability Association.

Experience

  • 1990: Bachelor of Arts (Hons), University of Sydney
  • 1992: Bachelor of Laws (Hons), University of Sydney
  • 1998 - 2008: Senior Associate, Mallesons Stephen Jaques
  • 2009: Partner, King & Wood Mallesons.

Location

Legal insights

This article was written by Moira Saville, Liam Burgess and Hannah Phua.  In a 2:1 decision handed down on Friday, 26 June 2020, the Full Federal Court in Australian Securities and Investments...

29 June 2020

This article is written by regulatory and class action litigators Moira Saville, Alex Morris and Armen Varvachtian, and front-end regulatory specialists Mark McFarlane, Jim Boynton and Damien...

22 May 2020

The Federal Court of Australia has found that it has power to make a common fund order in approving the settlement of a class action under section 33V of the Federal Court of Australia Act 1976 (Cth)...

05 May 2020

In a case with potential implications for class actions arising from COVID-19 travel disruptions, the High Court ruled on Friday that plaintiffs can recover damages for ‘disappointment and distress’...

28 April 2020

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