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20 Jun 2019
Pipers promotes 27, including 4 to partner
National law firm Piper Alderman has elevated 27 practitioners across the firm, with four new partners, one special counsel, seven senior associates a...
Gilbert + Tobin
19 Jun 2019
G+T makes 10 senior appointments
Gilbert + Tobin has kicked off its financial-year promotions, having announced six new partners and four new special counsel appointments across a num...
Susan Jones
18 Jun 2019
G+T recruits in-house head
 Gilbert + Tobin has wooed a lawyer from the in-house antitrust space, appointing a new special counsel in its competition and regulation team. ...
18 Jun 2019
EY partner goes back to private practice
HopgoodGanim Lawyers has secured the services of a partner from accounting firm EY to head up its national tax practice. ...
18 Jun 2019
‘Absolute gun’ joins HBA Legal
HBA Legal has appointed a new senior associate, boosting its capabilities in the Brisbane legal insurance market. ...
18 Jun 2019
CBP appoints new pro bono head
Colin Biggers & Paisley has named a new head of pro bono and responsible business to the firm. ...
17 Jun 2019
Lander & Rogers elevates 27
Twenty-seven Lander & Rogers employees have been promoted to senior positions in what’s being described as a record year for the firm. ...
14 Jun 2019
Global firm nabs 5 partners from NRF
A global firm has recruited five partners from Norton Rose Fulbright for its Australian corporate practice. ...
14 Jun 2019
Holding Redlich welcomes new partner
Holding Redlich has appointed a new partner in its national technology, media and communications team. ...
14 Jun 2019
G+T boosts special counsel capability
Gilbert + Tobin has bolstered its competition and regulation practice with the hiring of a new special counsel and the internal promotion to special c...
12 Jun 2019
Mills Oakley expands national banking and finance arm
Mills Oakley has recruited a new partner from Clayton Utz, who will take to the firm’s national banking and finance practice. ...
12 Jun 2019
CIE Legal gains 2 new partners
Melbourne-based boutique law firm CIE Legal has welcomed the arrival of two new partners. ...
11 Jun 2019
Legal body names new chairperson
A local legal body has elected a new chairperson, effective immediately. ...
11 Jun 2019
Gilchrist Connell hires 3
Gilchrist Connell has confirmed it has recruited three new lawyers in a move that, it says, expands the firm’s national capabilities to deliver gen...
7 Jun 2019
CBP lures new insurance lawyer
Colin Biggers & Paisley has named a new senior associate in its Sydney office, having nabbed an insurance lawyer from Carroll & O’Dea Lawyer...
7 Jun 2019
Sydney Law School welcomes outgoing BOCSAR director
The University of Sydney Law School has confirmed it has gained a new adjunct professor, who joins from the NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Researc...
6 Jun 2019
Hamilton Locke gains Gadens partner
Hamilton Locke has recruited a new partner, who joins from Gadens’ banking and finance practice. ...
6 Jun 2019
Squire Patton Boggs bolsters real estate offering
Squire Patton Boggs has named a new senior property and agribusiness partner as it looks to build on its real estate practice. ...
4 Jun 2019
Practical Law hires new head of in-house
Thomson Reuters has appointed a new head of in-house at Practical Law Australia, whom it says will lead the firm’s expansion and refinement of its i...
4 Jun 2019
NSW appoints first female senior public defender
Belinda Rigg SC has been elevated to the role of senior public defender, becoming the first woman to hold the role, by NSW Attorney-General Mark Speak...
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Australian law firm Thomson Geer has welcomed a new partner into their corporate and M&A team. ...
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Western Australia’s legal pro bono referral service Law Access is welcoming the announcement of a ...
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Queensland crown prosecutor appointed to District Court
Crown prosecutor Glen Cash QC has been appointed to the District Court of Queensland and will presid...
Jun 19 2019
Flexible work is the foundation for healthy, inclusive law firms
Will change in the legal profession be embraced as an opportunity to create workplaces where our peo...
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May 31 2019
The smarts of using social media
The debate following the Israel Folau debacle has generated a lot of thoughtless advice on the use o...
May 20 2019
‘I’d rather lick the floor of a bus than talk to a law student’
The unattainable and exclusive brilliance of the legal profession is a constellation made up of very...