NSW Government Legal Services Panel announced
A total of 44 law firms have been named as service providers on the NSW Government Legal Services Panel as of 1 July 2016.
The NSW Government Legal Services Panel provides a list of legal service providers to meet the external legal needs of NSW Government agencies.
In total, 44 boutique, national and global firms have been named as service providers from 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2019.
The Panel is made up of six sub-panels (major transactions; commercial; planning, property & environment; employment, work health & safety, government, regulatory & administrative; and litigation & inquiries), which are divided in to 34 areas of law.
The firm appointed to the most areas of law is Clayton Utz, being a provider for 26 of the 34 areas.
Henry Davis York followed with 25, then Herbert Smith Freehills and HWL Ebsworth with 23 each.
Some specialist firms were appointed for only one area of law such as Cashare for debt recover, Craddock Murray Neumann Lawyers for media law, Gair Legal for workers compensation, Holding Redlich for routine/standard property advice and transactions, Moray & Agnew for discrimination, Rankin Ellison Lawyers for hurt on duty matters and Wotton + Kearney for insurance.
Full list of NSW Government Legal Services Panel service providers:
Baker & McKenzie
Colin Biggers & Paisley
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Craddock Murray Neumann Lawyers
Crown Solicitor's Office
DLA Piper Australia
Gilbert + Tobin
Gillis Delaney Lawyers
Henry Davis York
Herbert Smith Freehills
Hunt & Hunt Lawyers
HWL Ebsworth Lawyers
King & Wood Mallesons
Lander & Rogers
Lindsay Taylor Lawyers
Makinson d'Apice Lawyers
Moray & Agnew
Norton Rose Fulbright
Rankin Ellison Lawyers
Smythe Wozniak Lawyers