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Amy Sheggerud-Woods



Amy Sheggerud-Woods


T: (03) 9604 9401


Bachelor of Laws (Hons)
Bachelor of Arts (Hons)
Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria and High Court of Australia
LIV Accredited Commercial Litigation Specialist

Principal Areas of Practice

Commercial Litigation
Corporate and Personal Insolvency

Professional Memberships

Law Institute of Victoria (LIV)
LIV Commercial Litigation Advisory Committee
Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association (ARITA) – Professional member
International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC)
Springvale Monash Legal Service – Supervising Lawyer
Lawyers Practice Manual – Contributing Author


Professional Biography

Amy has broad practice in general commercial litigation, conducting litigation in the Federal Court, Federal Circuit Court, Supreme Court, County Court, Magistrates’ Court, Family Court and VCAT.

Amy’s practice involves disputes concerning contracts, property and trusts, partnerships, directors and shareholders of companies, consumer law, debt recovery and enforcement, and wills and estates litigation.

Amy has acquired particular expertise in corporate and personal insolvency through postgraduate study. Amy acts for liquidators of insolvent companies and trustees of bankrupt estates, as well as parties pursued by liquidators and trustees, in various disputes under the Corporations Act 2001, Bankruptcy Act 1966, and general law.

Amy strives to provide thorough, timely and cost effective representation for clients with a goal of achieving commercial results.