find the latest legal job
Part Time Risk & Compliance Officer
Category: Other | Location: Brisbane QLD 4000
· Brisbane City · Flexible Part Time Hours
View details
Infrastructure Lawyer/SA
Category: Construction Law | Location: Sydney CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs Sydney NSW
· Global elite law firm · Dedicated Infrastructure team
View details
Property Lawyer
Category: Property Law | Location: All Melbourne VIC
· 12 Month Contract · Diverse Work
View details
Family Lawyer
Category: Family Law | Location: Eastern Suburbs Melbourne VIC
· Boutique Firm · Great Reputation
View details
Infrastructure Lawyers
Category: Construction Law | Location: All Perth WA
· We'd be particularly interested to hear from you if you were a lawyer who knows your way around the infrastructure and energy sectors.
View details
JWS hires Carter Newell Brisbane partners

JWS hires Carter Newell Brisbane partners

Johnson Winter & Slattery has hired two partners and a senior associate from rival Carter Newell in Brisbane.

Johnson Winter & Slattery has hired two partners and a senior associate from rival Carter Newell in Brisbane, while the firm also makes an in-house promotion in Perth.

Cameron Jorss, who joins from Carter Newell Lawyers where he was partner, is now a partner based in the Brisbane office.

He advises major Australian corporations and managed funds on raising capital, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance. Cameron has advised bidders and targets on a variety of friendly and hostile mergers and acquisitions and has implemented corporate restructures through court approved schemes of arrangement.

Jonathan Cheyne, who was a senior associate at Corrs Chambers Westgarth before being a corporate partner at Carter Newell, has also joined as a partner based in the Brisbane office.

He advises on regulated and unregulated mergers and acquisitions, equity capital markets transactions, including initial public offers, rights issues, placements and share purchase plans.

Cheyne also worked in-house with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission.

Also joining the JWS team in Brisbane is senior associates are Caren Klavsen, who was also at Carter Newell, and Thomas Miers.

JWS also announced a number of internal promotions, led by the appointment of Richard Lilly as partner in the Perth office. Richard practices in commercial dispute resolution, with an emphasis on complex competition and energy and resources sector litigation.

Like this story? Read more:

QLS condemns actions of disgraced lawyer as ‘stain on the profession’

NSW proposes big justice reforms to target risk of reoffending

The legal budget breakdown 2017

JWS hires Carter Newell Brisbane partners
lawyersweekly logo
Promoted content
Recommended by Spike Native Network
more from lawyers weekly
Nov 17 2017
It's time for politicians to commit to eradicating domestic violence
The national shame of domestic violence cannot be left unaddressed, writes Christine Smyth. ...
Nov 16 2017
From lawyer in law firm to senior governance professional
Promoted by Governance Institute of Australia As a law graduate, Kate Griffiths never imagined...
marriage equality
Nov 16 2017
Legislation the next hurdle for marriage equality
Lawyers have underscored the importance of ensuring same-sex marriage legislation does not limit ant...
Allens managing partner Richard Spurio, image courtesy Allens' website
Jun 21 2017
Promo season at Allens
A group of lawyers at Allens have received promotions across its PNG and Australian offices. ...
May 11 2017
Partner exits for in-house role
A Victorian lawyer has left the partnership of a national firm to start a new gig with state governm...
Esteban Gomez
May 11 2017
National firm recruits ‘major asset’
A national law firm has announced it has appointed a new corporate partner who brings over 15 years'...
Nicole Rich
May 16 2017
Access to justice for young transgender Australians
Reform is looming for the process that young transgender Australians and their families must current...
Geoff Roberson
May 11 2017
The lighter side of the law: when law and comedy collide
On the face of it, there doesn’t seem to be much that is amusing about the law, writes Geoff Rober...
May 10 2017
Advocate’s immunity – without fear or without favour but not both
On 29 March 2017, the High Court handed down its decision in David Kendirjian v Eugene Lepore & ...