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Angela  Pearsall

Angela Pearsall

Angela Pearsall is a partner with more than 20 years’ experience in the litigation and dispute resolution practice based in Sydney. Recognised in The Legal 500 as a ‘superb, motivated and hardworking’ commercial litigator with financial services as a sector strength, Angela has worked on some of the largest and most high-profile matters in the country. Her areas of specialisation are large-scale commercial litigation, class actions, contentious regulatory disputes and investigations. She regularly represents banks and large corporates in regulatory disputes and investigations. She is recognised as a leading lawyer in the 2016 Doyle’s Guide and the most recent rankings for Best Lawyers.

Angela has significant experience in contentious regulatory matters and has assisted clients with internal investigations and reporting. Her strong client base has included global banks and financial services companies, including HSBC, ANZ, CBA, RBS and BNP Paribas.

Angela has worked on a number of high-profile inquiries, including, most recently, an inquiry under the Charitable Fundraising Act in relation to various RSL entities and the Banking Royal Commission. She has conducted a number of complex fraud investigations and related litigation.