Four of the six new partners at Freehills are women.
The six new partners span the firm's corporate, banking and finance, projects and litigation practice groups.
The new partners include Jason Betts (litigation, Sydney), Kate Cahill (projects, Brisbane), Evelyn Halls (corporate, Melbourne), Andrew Rich (corporate, Sydney), Amanda Wales (banking and finance, Sydney) and Sharon Wilson (corporate, Perth).
The appointments, effective 1 July 2010, keep the firm's number of partners stable at 206.
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