In this podcast, Dean Argent explains how his partners in a soured property development deal claimed he was a thief and demanded he cough up $210,000. A few months later, they realised that they had made a very, very bad move and offered to pay his legals. This is a real life David and Goliath story.
In 2007, Dean and two partners got together to complete a property development in Terrigal, NSW. But the deal soured when the Global Finance Crisis hit, Property prices plummeted, a dodgy builder and several other factors turned the rosy opportunity into a $1,706,696 Loss.
And that was just the start of the pain. The partners then claimed that Dean was a thief who stole money from the company. They started throwing legal punches and quickly realised that Dean actually practices what he preaches… “his assets are well protected”. Dean was able to turn the table and control the fight that they started. The end result was predictable. The partners offered to pay Dean to end the fight th