Gilbert + Tobin has a disputes and investigations practice comprised of 13 partners and 59 supporting fee earners based across its offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth. The firm’s key areas of expertise are commercial litigation, class actions, commissions and inquiries, anti-bribery and ... corruption, regulatory compliance and investigations, corporate crime, employment disputes and resources litigation. Its lawyers have been and continue to be involved in Australia’s most high-profile commercial disputes, litigation, investigations and inquiries. In 2016 Gilbert + Tobin obtained the largest commercial payout for misleading and deceptive conduct in Australian corporate history (AUD280 million). In 2017 it obtained two further nine-figure outcomes for clients (BrisConnections and Lowes), whilst providing team-wide support for the counsel assisting the Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory and securing high-profile wins for Reliance Rail and Anglo American. In 2018, the team was chosen to represent Westpac on the Financial Services Royal Commission.