Profile

Full Name: Mrs Naomi Lenga
Email: naomi.lenga@vicbar.com.au
Phone: 03 9225 7369
Phone: +61 3 9225 7369
Fax: 9225 8480
Mobile: 0403 195 587
Chambers: Aickin Chambers
Room: 2012
Date of Admission: 7 May 2001
Called to the Bar: 5 May 2016
Qualifications: LLB (Hons), BA

Profile

Naomi has a broad practice including corporate and commercial litigation, property law and corporate/white collar crime.

Naomi is briefed to appear with and without a leader in complex hearings and interlocutory matters in all jurisdictions. Naomi has appeared in applications for summary judgment, winding up, pleadings summonses, building disputes, security for costs, insolvency and the modification of restrictive covenants. She has an interest in white collar crime and has appeared at pleas and contested final hearings. Naomi was briefed in the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry on behalf of a financial services provider.  

She has been retained by the Legal Services Commissioner to facilitate negotiations and mediations, resolve complex costs related disputes between complainant and lawyers using various ADR methods, investigate disciplinary disputes and draft binding determinations.

Naomi is an Accredited Advocacy Instructor with the Australian Advocacy Institute and a CDPP Counsel Panel Member.

Before joining the Bar, Naomi taught at Monash University Law School in Corporations Law, Contract Law and Legal Reasoning & Statutory Interpretation.

Naomi practised as a solicitor at Clayton Utz in the commercial litigation and corporate departments. She also has extensive experience as a Costs Lawyer, having worked for Ariel Weingart for several years.

Naomi read with Dean Guidolin. Her senior mentors are Gerard Dalton QC and Jeremy Ruskin QC. 

Areas of Practice

Commercial Law

  • Bankruptcy Law & Insolvency Law
  • Competition Law & Consumer Law
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Corporations Law & Securities Law
  • Insurance Law & Professional Negligence Law

Common Law

  • Intentional Torts
  • Negligence

Criminal Law

  • Corporate / White Collar Crime
From 6 May 2016, liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.


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