Alice Carter


Alice practices in the firm’s insolvency, debt recovery and credit management team. She was Recommended as a Leading Insolvency & Restructuring Lawyer in Doyle's Guide in South Australia for 2020.

Alice has a busy practice and focuses on providing her national clients with exceptional service by ensuring she understands their business to deliver commercial advice and outcomes in the most cost-effective way.

Alice assists in representing clients and appearing in all Court jurisdictions to resolve and/or defend a broad range of commercial disputes including unfair preference claims, personal insolvency, corporate insolvency, and the Personal Properties Security Act. Alice has a strong background in credit management and has experience in providing advice to clients about their terms and conditions, including to ensure they have enforceable terms in both national and international jurisdictions.

Through Lynch Meyer’s strategic partnership with Platinum Collection Agency, Alice works closely with a number of schools and educational institutions to achieve practical and cost-effective solutions to collect outstanding tuition and other charges. As part of the collection work, Alice has a particular focus to ensure that the schools’ branding and values are considered and upheld as part of any action. Alice’s credit management experience also compliments her work with schools and educational institutions and enables her to provide advice about the enrolment process, including enrolments, terms and split family arrangements.

Alice is the immediate past President of the AICM’s South Australian Division, and immediate past President of the Women’s Insolvency Network of South Australia (winSA). In 2016 she became a Certified Credit Executive and in 2017 Alice was recognised as the AICM’s Credit Professional of the Year for South Australia.

Alice focuses on providing clients with exceptional service in a cost-effective way

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial litigation
  • Insolvency and restructuring
  • Debt recovery and credit management
  • Schools and educational institutions
  • Strata and Community Titles

Memberships and Committees

  • Australian Institute of Credit Management (South Australia Division) Councillor
  • winSA (Women’s Insolvency Network South Australia) Committee Member
  • Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association (ARITA) Member
  • Strata Community Association
  • Certified Credit Executive