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Blake Dawson re-appoints Chair

Blake Dawson re-appoints Chair

Blake Dawson Chairman Mary Padbury has been reappointed for a third successive term. Padbury was first elected to the role in 2005 to succeed Richard Fisher AM before being reappointed in 2008…

Blake Dawson Chairman Mary Padbury has been reappointed for a third successive term.

Padbury was first elected to the role in 2005 to succeed Richard Fisher AM before being reappointed in 2008 for a further three years.

In her time as Chairman, Padbury has guided the firm through the introduction of a performance based remuneration system for partners and the firm's re-branding in 2007.

She also chairs the firm's remuneration and charitable donations committees.

Padbury previously served as an executive partner from 2003-2005 with responsibility for the firm's corporate, competition and IP practices, and was the firm's resident partner in London from 2000-2002.

A member of the Commonwealth Attorney-General's International Legal Services Advisory Council, she has helped develop Blake's international strategy in her role as chairman.

See Lawyers Weekly later this week for an interview with Mary Padbury.

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