Areas of Practice / Litigation


Canterbury Madison’s provides advice relating to Civil litigation, Commercial Litigation in Australia and abroad. Our onsite internationally qualified Lawyers can provide advice relating to a range of jurisdictions including Australia, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Sri Lanka. We also work with partner law firms from a wide range of jurisdictions making resolving disputes a seamless process. This helps us provide outstanding advice for individuals, investors and businesses with ties to these jurisdictions.

Canterbury Madison’s international offering includes :

  • Litigation and dispute resolution services in Australia for international clients
  • Litigation and dispute resolution services overseas for Australian clients
  • Local agent services for foreign law firms

Local agent for international law firms

Canterbury Madison acts as the local agent for foreign law firms in litigation and dispute resolution actions in Australia. The scope of our services includes judgment and arbitration award enforcement and recoverability assessment. The firm has the ability to making urgent applications for freezing orders and we can coordinate these orders with corresponding orders obtained in overseas jurisdictions