subscribe to our newsletter sign up
SME Law
8 May 2018
Aus firm appoints new cyberlaw head
An Australian law firm has revealed it has hired a cyberlaw specialist to head its new practice dedicated to this field. Write comment (0 Com...
HHG Legal Group, senior lawyer, welcome back
7 May 2018
HHG Legal Group welcomes back senior lawyer
The West Australian-based firm has added to its ranks with the re-appointment of a multi-practice advocate. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
3 May 2018
Small firms: Take your size and own it
At the end of March, George Beaton posted an article in Remaking Law Firms entitled ‘Mid-market law firm brouhaha’ in which he challenges the au...
2 May 2018
Former deputy lord mayor returns to Newcastle firm
Newcastle’s oldest law firm has welcomed back a former employee, who once served as the city’s deputy lord mayor. Write comment (1 Comme...
1 May 2018
Former Slaters staff nab regional business in firm’s mega downsize
Slater and Gordon has agreed to sell one of its regional outfits to two former employees, following last year’s battle to stay afloat. Write...
1 May 2018
Phi Finney McDonald, IMF Bentham to launch class action against AMP
The class action law firm and litigation funder are teaming up to support aggrieved investors of the besieged financial services company. Writ...
30 Apr 2018
Does your law firm need an in-house counsellor?
Seeing a need for greater support for wellness and professional development, one Gold Coast-based principal decided to make a hire that has vastly imp...
30 Apr 2018
Second patent attorney joins HopgoodGanim
The newest recruit to law firm HopgoodGanim is a life sciences expert, with a PhD in plant biotechnology. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
30 Apr 2018
Gabrielle's pro bono contributions continue legacy of late mum
A Queensland law student has spoken about her motivation for volunteering with a local community legal centre and following in the footsteps of her la...
30 Apr 2018
Banking royal commission - lessons for the Fair Work Commission
The Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry has shed light on corporate misconduct at the high...
Page 3 of 41
Promoted content
Recommended by Spike Native Network
more from lawyers weekly
Justice Carolyn Simpson
May 25 2018
‘Trailblazer’ appointed to lead NSW consent law review
The NSW Attorney-General has announced that one of the state’s most experienced Supreme Court just...
May 23 2018
A diplomatic path: From Queensland to Kabul
Lawyers Weekly speaks with the First Secretary for the Australian Embassy in Afghanistan and Departm...
Legal Aid Lawyer
May 23 2018
Legal Aid lawyer appointed to NSW Children’s Court
The current solicitor in charge of the Children’s Legal Service has been named as a new magistrate...
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...
Esteban Gomez
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...