Year of Call: 2009
Ed Goodwin has a busy trial and application practice, principally in the Supreme Court and the Federal Court. He has appeared in the Court of Appeal on multiple occasions, with and without a leader. In 2015 and 2016, Ed appeared in a large ICC pipeline arbitration.
He has broad procedural experience including seeking and contesting security for costs, obtaining freezing orders, injunctions and Anton Piller orders, bringing summary judgment and strike-out applications, contesting disclosure applications including in relation to the waiver of privilege, setting aside or defending guillotine orders and default judgments, applying to set aside statutory demands, obtaining letters rogatory and participating in US depositions.
Ed has acted in proceedings and insolvencies relating to financial products ranging from mortgages, guarantees and charges, to bonds, options, swaptions, credit linked notes, collateralised debt obligations and credit default swaps.
Prior to being called to the Bar, Ed was a managing associate at Linklaters in London and a senior associate at Minter Ellison in Brisbane. He was the associate to Justice BW Ambrose of the Supreme Court of Queensland in 1998 and 1999.