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26 Apr 2019
QC to become Supreme Court judge
Victoria has made its newest judicial appointment in the Supreme Court. ...
Herbert Smith Freehills
24 Apr 2019
6 new executive counsel for global firm
A global law firm has made six promotions to the rank of executive counsel in Australia, as part of a global sweep of counsel appointments. ...
County Court of Victoria
24 Apr 2019
2 new judges appointed to County Court
The Andrews Labor government has confirmed two new judges have taken to the County Court. ...
24 Apr 2019
Firm adds to gambling law practice
An established law firm has strengthened its gambling law practice with the appointment of a new solicitor. ...
23 Apr 2019
BigLaw partner goes corporate
A KPMG partner and its Australian head of fintech has taken on an executive director role at tech company, Automic Group. ...
23 Apr 2019
DLA Piper hires finance and projects partner
DLA Piper has recruited a new partner, who takes to the firm’s Brisbane-based finance and projects practice. ...
23 Apr 2019
Gadens welcomes IP tech specialist
National law firm Gadens has welcomed a new partner to its intellectual property and technology team. ...
18 Apr 2019
CBP appoints transport and logistics lawyer
Colin Biggers & Paisley has appointed a new senior associate in its Brisbane transport and logistics team. ...
18 Apr 2019
HSF partner named 1st female ACICA president
A partner from Herbert Smith Freehills has been appointed the Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration’s first female president. ...
17 Apr 2019
Pipers appoints new Sydney head of real estate
Piper Alderman has appointed a new partner as head of its Sydney-based real estate team. ...
16 Apr 2019
S&G adds to medical negligence team
Slater and Gordon has grown its Queensland medical negligence team with the appointment of a new principal lawyer. ...
16 Apr 2019
Global firm appoints 6 to Aussie partnership
A global law firm has added 22 to its partnership, including six Australia-based lawyers. ...
15 Apr 2019
MinterEllison adds 2 to life sciences
MinterEllison has nabbed two IP specialists for its Tier 1 Life Sciences practice. ...
12 Apr 2019
Holding Redlich re-elects national managing partner
National firm Holding Redlich has re-elected its national managing partner for a second four-year stint. ...
11 Apr 2019
McCabe Curwood launches new building and construction practice
Mid-tier firm McCabe Curwood has hired a partner from Mills Oakley to create a building and construction practice group, marking the latest expansion ...
11 Apr 2019
Special counsel and senior associate join KCL Law
KCL Law has made two new appointments across its practice offerings, one in the firm’s banking and finance practice and another in property pract...
10 Apr 2019
Qld appoints ‘highly respected’ barrister as new Solicitor-General
Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath has appointed a former president of the state’s Bar Association to be the next Solicitor-Ge...
9 Apr 2019
Barrister hired as Vic Post Sentence Authority chair
Michele Williams QC has been appointed by the Andrews government as the new chair of the Victorian Post Sentence Authority, which has been in operatio...
9 Apr 2019
Ex-PwC directors make Mills Oakley move
National firm Mills Oakley has acquired two ex-PwC lawyers to build out the firm’s projects and finance capability. ...
8 Apr 2019
Colin Biggers & Paisley adds 2 to insurance team
Colin Biggers & Paisley has welcomed the arrival of two insurance specialists, one of whom rejoins the firm’s Sydney office while the other take...
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