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“I’m honest, genuine and will always deliver the truth, to strive for the best outcome”

Chris Bergin

Principal, Restructuring & Insolvency

Genuine, honest and trustworthy, Chris likes to develop early rapport with his clients and strives to achieve the best possible outcome for all. 

Chris is a Principal in William Buck Melbourne’s Restructuring & Insolvency team and brings over 15 years’ mid-market experience to the team. Known for his ability to assist in difficult circumstances, Chris enjoys helping people and business when they need him most.

Meeting and exceeding client expectations is always forefront of mind for Chris. From the outset, Chris will outline realistic expectations with clear and direct communication presenting the options available.

A registered liquidator, Chris has a record for achieving results for key stakeholders on insolvency and restructure projects involving SMEs to ASX listed entities.

A strong work ethic, Chris kicked off his working life at twelve with a paper round and as a basketball referee. Outside of work Chris can be found supporting his children aside the sporting field, cheering on the Hawks or training for the next marathon.

The Facts:

Core Expertise

  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Investigate Accounting Reports
  • Litigation support
  • Insolvency
  • Corporate Streamlining


  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Registered Liquidator
  • Member of the Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association (ARITA)


  • Retail
  • Property & Construction
  • Not for Profit

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