EQUALITY & DIVERSITY
Ashurst has been named a Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) Employer of Choice for Gender Equality every single year since the award's inception.
More than a year after it was first approved, Dentons' planned combination with Australian firm Gadens is finally going ahead.
Herbert Smith Freehills has promoted five lawyers to its Australian partnership in an out of season round following a team exit to White & Case.
A legal career that began as a 15-year-old high-school drop-out has led Susan Mary Kiefel AC to leadership of High Court of Australia.
The firm's Asia Pacific expansion is ploughing ahead.
New legislation passed in a late-night sitting of the Australian Senate will work to extend protections already in place for those working in the public sector to those in non-government and private organisations.
Almost half of Australian law firm bosses believe that Britain's exit from the European Union might herald positive opportunities for their firm, a new survey has found.
The partner duo credited with launching Clifford Chance in Australia are joining the legal arm of Big Four accounting giant PwC.
Another team of former Herbert Smith Freehills lawyers will be joining White & Case's new offices in Melbourne and Sydney.
An industry group representing more than 200,000 lawyers in Australia is demanding the resignation of the country's Attorney General George Brandis.