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26 Feb 2019
4 appointed as judges to Federal Court
Four barristers have been elevated to the bench of the Federal Court of Australia. ...
Professor Bernadette Mcsherry
26 Feb 2019
Law professor appointed as mental health commissioner
The Andrews government in Victoria has announced a four-pronged panel of commissioners for its state-based Royal Commission into Mental Health, with ...
25 Feb 2019
JWS gains DLA Piper lawyer
Johnson Winter & Slattery has enhanced its corporate advisory team with the hiring of a new specialist, who joins from DLA Piper. ...
25 Feb 2019
‘Lack of transparency’ in AAT appointments slammed
The Law Council of Australia has described the Morrison government’s processes in appointing members to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal as “se...
22 Feb 2019
McCullough Robertson appoints new chair of partners
Mid-tier national firm McCullough Robertson has announced numerous changes to its executive leadership team, including the appointment of a new chair ...
21 Feb 2019
Mills Oakley further expands WA workplace relations team
Mills Oakley has added more strength to its Perth workplace relations, employment and safety team – this time with the recruitment of a new special...
21 Feb 2019
Lavan adds 2 to partnership
Lavan has named two new partners, one of whom joins the corporate team while the other joins the reconstruction and insolvency team. ...
20 Feb 2019
Gadens recruits banking and finance specialist
Gadens has strengthened its banking and finance practice with the appointment of a new partner, who joins the firm from MinterEllison. ...
20 Feb 2019
Queensland firm grows construction arm
A Queensland-headquartered law firm has appointed a new partner to its construction practice. ...
19 Feb 2019
Sparke Helmore onboards old blood into partnership
Sparke Helmore has welcomed a new banking and finance partner to its corporate and commercial team with the rehire of a former alumnus. ...
18 Feb 2019
Holding Redlich adds to Melbourne partnership
Holding Redlich has appointed a new Melbourne-based partner, who takes to the firm’s property and projects practice. ...
14 Feb 2019
Litigation funder nabs 4 with advancing Aus presence
Augusta Ventures has continued its litigation funding foray into the Australian market, having announced its appointment of four senior litigation law...
13 Feb 2019
Special counsel joins Hall & Wilcox ranks
Hall & Wilcox has appointed a new special counsel to its national commercial dispute resolution practice. ...
13 Feb 2019
College of Law adds 2 to CLI
The College of Law has made two appointments to its Centre for Legal Innovation. ...
12 Feb 2019
3 more principals for DWF
DWF has promoted three of its own lawyers to principal positions within the firm. ...
11 Feb 2019
Federal Circuit Court judges elevated to Family Court
Judge Jillian Williams and Judge Louise Henderson have both been appointed to the Family Court of Australia, moving away from their current positions ...
11 Feb 2019
NewLaw firm adds 3 group principals
Nexus Law Group has appointed three new group principals across its Sydney and Gold Coast presences. ...
11 Feb 2019
Landers appoints new head of technology
National firm Lander & Rogers has hired a non-lawyer to head up its technology team, as part of its firm-wide “digital transformation”. ...
8 Feb 2019
Hogan Lovells completes ‘next phase’ of Aussie expansion
Global law firm Hogan Lovells has recruited two partners to build out its corporate practice, as part of “next phase of the firm’s investment and ...
7 Feb 2019
Logie-Smith Lanyon delves into immigration
Logie-Smith Lanyon has appointed an accredited immigration law specialist to establish and lead its foray into immigration law. ...
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