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Corporate Counsel
16 Nov 2016
Firm boosts employee efficiency by 60%
An Australian firm says it has achieved a 60 per cent increase in employee efficiency rates by identifying and spreading a “core enabler” througho...
teamwork
16 Nov 2016
4 directors launch new firm
A team of four directors has unveiled a new firm, with the intention of breaking free from the “old-school” law firm model. Write comment ...
15 Nov 2016
Software development processes inspire in-house agility
According to Envato legal counsel Jeremy Davey, the way that some in-house legal units mimic the approaches of their parent companies can offer an in...
15 Nov 2016
Firms must target 'broadest possible market'
Law firms need to substantially extend their services to cover clients across the board, or else risk losing them to new products and platforms hittin...
11 Nov 2016
Podcast: Big case funding and growing SME firms
On this week's episode of The Lawyers Weekly Show we look at the rise of firms seeking third-party funding, in the forms of litigation funding and dis...
11 Nov 2016
Lawyers Weekly launches new awards program
Lawyers Weekly is pleased to announce the inaugural Corporate Counsel Awards, recognising Australia’s best in-house lawyers and legal teams. ...
9 Nov 2016
New organisation to offer lawyers vast opportunities
The Australasian chapter of an international organisation has been launched in Melbourne overnight, targeting legal professionals for the bulk of its ...
8 Nov 2016
KPMG Law adds new real estate head
KPMG Law has announced the appointment of a new partner, who will lead the firm’s real estate legal practice. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
4 Nov 2016
Podcast: In-house attraction
In this episode of The Lawyers Weekly Show, the head of legal, Australia and New Zealand, of Dell Technologies shares insights into the world of in-ho...
3 Nov 2016
White & Case confirms arrival next month
US-headquartered law firm White & Case has officially confirmed its launch date in Australia and has announced another three hires from Herbert Sm...
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New Brisbane partner for Thomson Geer
Australian law firm Thomson Geer has welcomed a new partner into their corporate and M&A team. ...
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WA’s Law Access appoints new company director and chairman
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
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Could a designer’s mindset bridge the justice gap?
New approaches are needed in legal design thinking, writes Andrea Perry-Petersen. ...
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signing or renegotiating your employment contract
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5 things to think about when signing or renegotiating your employment contract
The excitement of starting a new role, especially in a competitive market, can often result in agree...