Australian firm promotes 2 to associate

Australian firm promotes 2 to associate

17 January 2017 By Emma Ryan
Katie Jacklin

A firm with offices in New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria has announced it has promoted two of its lawyers to associate.

Macpherson Kelley has welcomed the promotions of Richard Suthers (pictured left) and Katie Jacklin (pictured right).


Mr Suthers has been at Macpherson Kelley since November 2014. Prior to this, he was a lawyer for Thynne & Macartney.

Mr Suthers’ areas of expertise include asset protection, commercial contracts, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, property leasing and shareholders agreements.


He brings to his new associate role experience in advising a range of clients, including charities and private and public corporations, as well as high-net-worth individuals, investors and software and IT vendors.

Meanwhile, Ms Jacklin has been at Macpherson Kelley since December 2013. Before joining the firm, Ms Jacklin was a lawyer at Forbes Dowling Lawyers Pty Ltd, a lawyer for Bruce Petrie & Company Solicitors, and a lawyer for Harris Freidman Lawyers.

Throughout her legal career, Ms Jacklin has become an experienced workplace relations legal professional.

Her clientele includes business owners, human resources managers and safety managers in many diverse industries, such as manufacturing, real estate, construction and professional services.


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