Media release: Worrells invited into Cairns business community

Worrells Solvency and Forensic Accountants is pleased to announce that the Worrells Cairns office is now open at Suite 12, 36 Grafton Street, Cairns.

The practice is headed up by local partner, John Goggin, a registered liquidator with over 27 years’ experience. Mr Goggin said, “I’m thrilled to spearhead this new venture that offers the Cairns region a unique service offering, under the Worrells brand. After 10 years working in Cairns I am excited to be able to partner with a recognised firm that will support my goals in delivering both personal and corporate insolvency solutions as well as forensic services.

Worrells’ philosophy and processes made it a logical and exciting choice. Worrells has built its business on proprietary software that automates insolvency accounting processes and delivers creditor information, online, twice daily. These efficiencies mean a greater value proposition and return to creditors.”

Worrells consider that the Cairns region is an important economic hub with its tourism and primary production industries contributing substantial growth and possibilities to the region, Queensland and nationally. As insolvency practitioners, Worrells know their insights make them best placed to help all stakeholders involved be guided and supported through all phases of business cycles and environments.

Raj Khatri, Worrells’ Managing Partner, said, “We believe that our partnership with Mr Goggin will increase our ability to continue our investment in innovation and delivering a quality service by being focused locally and resourced nationally. We are delighted to be able to partners externally when there is a synergy between like-minded insolvency practitioners.”

Worrells gives initial advice on a complimentary and confidential basis. It boasts 27 offices and 29 partners, across Qld, NSW, ACT, Vic, SA, and WA and has provided insolvency administration and forensic investigation services for over 45 years.


John Goggin
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John Goggin

John is the resident Partner of the Cairns practice which opened in August 2018. John has lived and worked in Cairns since 2008. John is a Registered Liquidator, Registered Bankruptcy Trustee, Chartered Accountant, a member of CPA Australia and a professional member of ARITA. John has over 30 years experience in Accounting including 17 years experience in corporate and personal insolvency. He is also a Forensic accountant and an expert witness for Forensic matters.

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