Partner, Baker McKenzie
Georgie Farrant has more than 20 years of experience in dispute resolution, investigations and compliance work in the United Kingdom and Australia, acting for clients in a range of industries, including healthcare, financial services and real estate. Georgie is the practice group head of the Australian dispute resolution group and the Australian head of the investigations, compliance and ethics group.
Georgie practises in commercial disputes, with a particular focus on regulatory disputes and investigations. This includes civil actions, criminal prosecutions and investigations by regulatory bodies where she represents both companies and individuals. Georgie also assists companies in developing their compliance programmes, including in relation to anti-bribery, fraud and whistleblowing. Georgie has previously worked on secondment for a regulator in the UK Listing Authority’s enforcement team and for HSBC’s compliance team. Georgie has advised on matters involving the Australian Federal Police, the New South Wales Police, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, the Independent Commission Against Corruption, the UK Serious Fraud Office and the US Department of Justice.