Rebecca Hegarty

Senior Associate

About Rebecca

Rebecca Hegarty is a Senior Associate within our Litigation & Dispute Resolution team and enthusiastically heads up ‘CG Collect’, our specialised debt recovery unit.

With a depth of experience and a passion for debt recovery and insolvency, Rebecca is a natural choice for clients seeking advice on all aspects of credit management.

Rebecca understands that maintaining cash flow and recovering debts can be stressful and appear overwhelming. She aims to take the stress out of the process and keep it simple.

With an approach that focuses on providing clear, practical advice and commercial solutions, Rebecca helps clients improve their bottom line.  She is an experienced advocate before the courts as well as being a dedicated proponent of alternative dispute resolution.

As an additional product offering, Rebecca has developed a niche area of practice in advising on all aspects of the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (cth) (PPSA) so that clients are kept well informed and understand their rights and options.

Our Credit Health Checklist and a number of our ‘Plain English Guides’ have been prepared by Rebecca and she regularly writes articles and presents on various aspects of credit management and debt recovery to help clients make informed commercial decisions.

In addition to her legal qualifications, Rebecca has completed a Commercial Mediation course through the Australian Commercial Disputes Centre and is a Professional Member of the Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association.

Rebecca’s key areas of experience include:

  • Debt recovery
  • Bankruptcy
  • Company Wind up
  • Enforcement of judgment procedures
  • Preference payment and void disposition claims
  • Review of Credit Terms and Conditions
  • Court representation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Advice on Creditors Statutory Demands
  • Personal Property Securities Act (PPSA)