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26 Apr 2018
Environment partner re-joins national firm
Corrs Chambers Westgarth has welcomed back a senior legal professional to the place where she started her legal career. ...
Kristen Podagiel
26 Apr 2018
National firm announces new managing partner
McCullough Robertson has announced the appointment of Kristen Podagiel has its new managing partner. ...
24 Apr 2018
Sustainable forestry investment firm hires new GC
A new senior legal role has been established to lead legal, governance, risk and compliance for a global timberland investment management business. ...
24 Apr 2018
Pipers appoints new Sydney partner
Piper Alderman has named a new partner, who joins its commercial law practice based in Sydney. ...
23 Apr 2018
Former bank CIO steps into new top-tier role
Ashurst has announced that a new chief technology officer will commence with the firm from May. ...
20 Apr 2018
Fate sealed for last of Sydney DibbsBarker partners
With just 10 days until the imminent closure of DibbsBarker, the whereabouts of its remaining Sydney partners who didn’t make the initial switch to ...
20 Apr 2018
Perth lawyer joins global partnership
An Aussie is among 20 others to have been elevated in the latest partner promotions at Allen & Overy. ...
19 Apr 2018
Former ASIC policy lawyer joins Baker McKenzie
Baker McKenzie has appointed a former ASIC policy lawyer and JP Morgan executive Alan Darwin to the role of special counsel for its financial services...
19 Apr 2018
Former NRF partner + team arrive at Clyde & Co
After months of market speculation, insurance and cyber security practitioner John Moran has officially joined Clyde & Co, bringing with him a te...
18 Apr 2018
Ashurst names new global GC
Angela Pearson will commence her new role as general counsel of the global law firm from 1 May. ...
18 Apr 2018
HSF promotes 8 to Aussie partnership
Herbert Smith Freehills has revealed it has made 17 promotions across its global presence, including eight in Australia. ...
17 Apr 2018
KCL Law appoints new principal
A Melbourne-based firm has announced the promotion of one of its special counsels to the role of principal lawyer. ...
16 Apr 2018
CBP expands Brisbane property practice
Colin Biggers & Paisley has hired two new special counsel to join its Brisbane office. ...
16 Apr 2018
WA Supreme Court appoints new judge
The Supreme Court of Western Australia has gained a senior judicial officer. ...
13 Apr 2018
Thomson Geer nabs Dentons partner and team of 8
The Australian firm has revealed a new partner has come on board, bringing with him a team of eight. ...
12 Apr 2018
New role created to lead law firm innovation agenda
Pinsent Masons has created a permanent position for an innovation consultant, which the global law firm had initially contracted for 12 months to assi...
9 Apr 2018
Property specialist joins Queensland firm
Bennett & Philp has welcomed a new director, who it says will bolster the firm’s real estate practice. ...
6 Apr 2018
HSF industrial relations partner swaps firms
After more than 28 years at Herbert Smith Freehills, employment law specialist Paul Burns has announced his exit for a national firm. ...
5 Apr 2018
NRF loses real estate partner to international rival
Cameron Thomson has officially joined Clyde & Co’s partnership in Sydney, following news that he would be departing Norton Rose Fulbright last ...
5 Apr 2018
Dentons continue growing its partnership ranks
The Australian expansion of global firm Dentons continues, with Tuesday’s announcement of a new partner in its corporate team in Melbourne. ...
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