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22 Aug 2019
Terri Janke and Company joins AG’s legal services panel
A small Indigenous-owned firm has been appointed to the Attorney-General’s “diverse” Commonwealth Legal Services Panel. ...
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
21 Aug 2019
Corrs recruits 1 to partner
Independent law firm Corrs Chambers Westgarth has elevated a “leading tax lawyer”, Cameron Rider, to its partnership team. ...
Peter Horton
20 Aug 2019
IAG appoints new group GC
Multinational company Insurance Australia Group has appointed a new group general counsel, who will come across from TransGrid. ...
20 Aug 2019
EY appoints new financial services law partner
Accounting firm Ernst & Young Australia has appointed a new partner for its “rapidly growing” Oceania financial services law team. ...
19 Aug 2019
Pinsent Masons bolsters Aussie partnership
The international law firm has welcomed two to its local partnership, as it looks to enhance its infrastructure and energy practice. ...
16 Aug 2019
Dentons appoints managing partner for IP
Dentons has appointed a new managing associate to “strengthen” its IP and life sciences offerings to its Australian clients. ...
15 Aug 2019
Law Society NT welcomes new Local Court judge
The Law Society Northern Territory welcomed longstanding local practitioner Meredith Day Huntingford as the newest judge of the Local Court. ...
15 Aug 2019
Mills Oakley hires partner from Ashurst
Mills Oakley has made a banking and finance hire with new partner Tim Macmillan, a former special counsel from Ashurst’s project finance team. ...
14 Aug 2019
Gadens recruits G+T litigator as partner
National law firm Gadens has recruited a “highly experienced” Gilbert + Tobin litigator as partner for its disputes group. ...
13 Aug 2019
JWS makes lateral partner hire from HSF
National firm Johnson Winter & Slattery has hired a corporate partner who spent the last 20 years at global firm Herbert Smith Freehills. ...
13 Aug 2019
Gillian Triggs appointed to UN role
The former dean of law at the University of Sydney has landed the role of assistant secretary-general to serve as the assistant high commissioner for ...
12 Aug 2019
Leo Cussen hires new exec director
Melbourne-based legal education provider Leo Cussen Centre for Law has appointed a new executive director, who will commence in early October. ...
12 Aug 2019
Spruson & Ferguson elevates 10 firm-wide
Spruson & Ferguson has appointed four new principals across the firm as part of 2019 promotions, as well as several other key elevations. ...
9 Aug 2019
Corrs recruits new property partner
Corrs Chambers Westgarth has appointed a new partner, who will take to the firm’s Melbourne-based property and real estate practice. ...
8 Aug 2019
New County Court judge appointed
The County Court of Victoria has welcomed a new judge to its ranks, with a barrister being appointed by the Andrews government. ...
6 Aug 2019
University appoints new GC
An experienced in-house lawyer has been appointed as a general counsel at the University of Newcastle. ...
6 Aug 2019
Squire Patton Boggs transfers partner from London office
Squire Patton Boggs has announced the transfer of Australian registered foreign lawyer Alexis Martinez from its London-based office to its firm in Pe...
6 Aug 2019
Slater and Gordon brings on medical law specialist
Slater and Gordon has added to its medical law team, hiring a new Queensland-based associate. ...
5 Aug 2019
ACT Supreme Court gains new judge
The Chief Magistrate of the ACT Magistrates Court has been appointed as an acting judge of the ACT Supreme Court. ...
5 Aug 2019
FCW Lawyers confirms new principal
FCW Lawyers has added a new principal to its team, who joins the firm from Macpherson Kelley. ...
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