find the latest legal job
Senior Associate - Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Category: Litigation and Dispute Resolution | Location: Melbourne CBD & Inner Suburbs Melbourne VIC
· Come work for a firm ranked in Lawyers Weekly Top 25 Attraction Firms
View details
Associate - Workplace Relations & Safety
Category: Industrial Relations and Employment Law | Location: Brisbane CBD & Inner Suburbs Brisbane QLD
· Employer of choice · Strong team culture
View details
Freelance Lawyers
Category: Banking and Finance Law | Location: All Perth WA
· Freelance opportunities through Vario from Pinsent Masons
View details
Freelance Lawyers
Category: Other | Location: All Adelaide SA
· • Qualified lawyer with a strong academic background
View details
Freelance Lawyers
Category: Other | Location: All Melbourne VIC
· • Qualified lawyer with a strong academic background
View details
NSW boutique appoints new leadership

NSW boutique appoints new leadership

Two-office firm Pigott Stinson has announced a new managing partner will take the reins from next week.   

Ray Travers will commence as firm managing partner from 1 July, assuming the role from Anthony Gavan, who is also the firm's head of property.

Mr Travers is a partner in both the clubs and employment law teams, providing advice in relation to liquor and gaming applications, the law of meetings for companies and associations, drafting employment agreements, and advising on employment terms and conditions. He also advises and acts in discrimination and defamation matters. 

Mr Travers has worked for Pigott Stinson for 15 years and was admitted as a solicitor in 2004.

The firm also announced special counsel Daniel Fleming has been promoted to the Pigott Stinson partnership.

The additional promotion of litigation specialist Mr Fleming brings Pigott Stinson’s total number of partners to nine.

Mr Fleming works in general commercial litigation and Family Provision Act claims. He also advises clients on intellectual property and compliance with the Competition and Consumer Act.

Speaking to the new promotions, Pigott Stinson partner Leonie Kyriacou said: "Pigott Stinson is one of the oldest firms in NSW with a history spanning over 150 years. We pride ourselves on our long history but these new appointments are important for ensuring that the strength of the firm continues well into the future."

Pigott Stinson has offices in Sydney and Newcastle as well as an associate-relationship with McKean Park in Melbourne.

Pigott Stinson managing partner Ray Travers  

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

NSW boutique appoints new leadership
lawyersweekly logo
Promoted content
Recommended by Spike Native Network
more from lawyers weekly
Scales of Justice, ALA, right-to-die law
Oct 24 2017
‘Right-to-die’ laws would be a relief for terminally ill: ALA
The passage of an assisted dying bill through the lower house of Victorian Parliament has been haile...
Diversity
Oct 24 2017
Diversity top of agenda for future WA Law Society president
The advancement of diversity in the Western Australian legal profession will be one of the key items...
Jetski
Oct 23 2017
How to fail well
The legal profession is due for an attitude adjustment when it comes to perceived failures, accordin...
APPOINTMENTS
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'...
opinion
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...
Help
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 & ...