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Corporate Counsel
2 May 2017
In-house disruptors
In the first half of this two-part series, we’ll explore those in corporate counsel who are bucking the trends, shaking up their industries, and hel...
Older couple
2 May 2017
Lawyers’ retirement options expanded
Legal profession super fund legalsuper has extended its offering with two new accounts. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
Partner of the Year Awards 2017
1 May 2017
Partner of the Year winners revealed
Australia’s top partners were celebrated at Lawyers Weekly’s second Partner of the Year Awards on Friday night. Write comment (0 Comments...
1 May 2017
Boutique capitalises on cloud disruption
A boutique firm in Brisbane has announced a partnership with cloud-based document platform NowInfinity. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
20 Apr 2017
Multimillion-dollar property deal reaches completion
A global firm has advised a private Australian company on the high-profile sale of a Canberra property. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
19 Apr 2017
Billion-dollar price tag ‘silver lining’ for privatisation of NSW land registry
The better than expected $2.6 billion figure a consortium has agreed to pay for the lease of the NSW Land and Property Information comes as some comfo...
18 Apr 2017
Lawyer combats family law consequences with founding of new platform
A Melbourne-based legal professional has launched a new platform that aims to make a big family law matter cheaper, more efficient and more amicable. ...
12 Apr 2017
Calling all legal professionals
Lawyers Weekly is calling for all readers to share their thoughts on what they believe will be the biggest disruptors affecting the profession over th...
11 Apr 2017
Wise counsel on future-proofing
Succession planning and mentoring are vital to the ongoing success of in-house legal teams, according to a recent series of future-proofing recommenda...
11 Apr 2017
Australasia’s leading dealmakers revealed
A recent report has ranked law firms for Australasian M&A deals in Q1 2017, with several top-tier firms vying for the number one spot. Wri...
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APPOINTMENTS
Allens managing partner Richard Spurio, image courtesy Allens' website
Jun 21 2017
Promo season at Allens
A group of lawyers at Allens have received promotions across its PNG and Australian offices. ...
May 11 2017
Partner exits for in-house role
A Victorian lawyer has left the partnership of a national firm to start a new gig with state governm...
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May 11 2017
National firm recruits ‘major asset’
A national law firm has announced it has appointed a new corporate partner who brings over 15 years'...
opinion
ANZAC Day
Apr 24 2018
Anzac Day reflections: Two-up and civic duty
With Anzac Day almost here, we should be aware of where we can legally play Two-up, and also conside...
Young lawyers
Apr 11 2018
The role of young lawyers in normalising diversity
There are numerous avenues that individuals and institutions can take when promoting diversity in th...
Mar 21 2018
Why lawyers should focus on healthy eating at work
Eating healthily in the workplace can have long-standing benefits for lawyers, whereas skipping meal...