Raphael has acted in a diverse range of commercial disputes, cross-border matters, personal and corporate insolvencies, activist shareholder campaigns and royal commissions.
Raphael has also acted on behalf of numerous pro bono clients, including community organisations, schools and charities.
Raphael graduated from Monash University with a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws with first class honours. He joined the firm as a graduate in 2014, following his time as a speechwriter at the United Nations in New York. Raphael was admitted to practice in 2015 and appointed as a Senior Associate effective July 2019.
Raphael’s practice focuses on the following areas:
- commercial litigation, principally in the Supreme, Federal and appellate Courts
- corporate insolvency and restructuring
- corporate governance, including board and shareholder disputes and directors’ duties
- contractual, trust and trade practices disputes, and
- royal commissions.