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HWL Ebsworth expands its environment and planning offering into Western Australia

Leading independent Australian law firm HWL Ebsworth Lawyers has announced that Charmian Barton has joined the firm as a partner within its Planning & Environment team in Perth. Charmian joins HWL Ebsworth from Norton Rose Fulbright where she was a partner. With 20 years’ experience in all areas of environmental and planning law, Charmian’s appointment … Read more


HWL Ebsworth acts on sale of Australian pastoral empire

HWL Ebsworth Lawyers is advising S Kidman & Co Limited, Australia‚Äôs largest private landholder, on the sale of the company to a consortium comprising Dakang Australia Holdings Pty Ltd (Dakang Australia) and ASX-listed Australian Rural Capital Ltd (ARC). The transaction is being led by Jamie Restas (National Head of Commercial team) out of the firm’s … Read more


HWL Ebsworth’s latest partner appointments signal continued appetite for growth

Leading independent Australian law firm HWL Ebsworth Lawyers has announced the appointment of Ailbhe Kirrane, James Lonie and Sophie Given as partners within its Insurance, Commercial and Litigation teams. Ailbhe Kirrane joins the firm’s Melbourne Insurance team from Lander & Rogers where she was a partner. Ailbhe’s has extensive experience in advising insurers in relation … Read more


HWL Ebsworth Lawyers announces largest ever round of internal promotions

Leading independent Australian law firm HWL Ebsworth Lawyers has announced the internal promotion of six partners and nine special counsel. The new partners work across various areas of the firm, including Insurance, Litigation, Commercial and Real Estate & Projects. Tim Ainsworth of the Sydney Insurance Group advises on a broad range of workers compensation, employers … Read more


HWL Ebsworth advises Macquarie on outsourcing deal with ANZ

HWL Ebsworth has acted for Macquarie Investment Management Ltd, on a key outsourcing arrangement with ANZ. The Firm’s team carried out due diligence, assisted with the development of the deal structure and prepared and negotiated the documents. At the heart of the outsourcing transaction is a new wrap platform, which is effectively an investment platform … Read more