Raini specialises in complex insolvency, financial and cross-border disputes and has over 15 years' litigation experience in Australia and across multiple European jurisdictions, the Middle East, Asia, Russia and the Americas. Before coming to the Bar, Raini practised as a solicitor with Pinsent Masons in London and with Lander & Rogers in Melbourne.
She holds a Masters of Law majoring in contentious insolvency and international arbitration, is a qualified and practising mediator and was dux of her year in ARITA’s Insolvency Education Program. She is admitted to the English Bar as a member of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple.
Raini has conducted significant litigation involving large-scale corporate collapses in the Supreme Court of Victoria and in the High Court and the Court of Appeal of England and Wales.
Raini is ranked as a 1st Tier Leader in the Field of Insolvency by Chambers & Partners 2017, and recognised for her technical excellence and client relationship skills.
She also has extensive experience in the financial services sector, having spent two years seconded as in-house counsel to Royal Sun Alliance and to the Royal Bank of Scotland.
Raini is a member of the Victorian Bar’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, and is a monitor of the Commercial Bar Association’s Insolvency Section.
Date of Admission
28 Apr 2003
First Signed Bar Roll
22 Oct 2015
Nationally Accredited Mediator
23 Oct 2015
BA, LLB, LLM
Senior Associate, Pinsent Masons (2009-2015), Lander & Rogers (2002-2009)
Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.