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Eyes on the prize: Maddocks Art Prize winners announced February 22, 2017

Wednesday 22 February 2017 Two of Australia’s most talented emerging artists have been awarded the 2017 Maddocks Art Prize. James Nguyen and Noriko Nakamura were this week named the winners of the biennial prize, which … Continued

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What you need to know about the ACCC’s 2017 enforcement priorities February 24, 2017

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) 2017 enforcement priorities are largely in many respects a continuation of their areas of focus from last year, plus a few new industries and issues.  As reported in … Continued

Awards

Our Awards


Financial Review Client Choice Awards

Financial Review Client Choice Awards

Maddocks has been named as a finalist in the Financial Review’s Client Choice Awards for 2016. The firm has been recognised in two categories: Best law firm (revenue $50 million to $200 million) and Best provider to government & community category. We are the only law firm to be named a finalist in the latter category.


Australasian Lawyer Employer of Choice 2015 – Gender Equality

Australasian Lawyer Employer of Choice 2015 – Gender Equality

Maddocks has been recognised as a Medal Winner in the Australasian Lawyer Employer of Choice 2015 Survey in the category of ‘Gender Equality’.

The award, based on the results of a confidential survey of law firm employees, is conducted by legal publication Australasian Lawyer and is designed to find out how Australia’s law firms are performing across a range of areas including remuneration, career development and employee wellbeing.


Australasian Lawyer Employer of Choice 2015 – Trust & Empowerment

Australasian Lawyer Employer of Choice 2015 – Trust & Empowerment

We has been recognised as a Medal Winner in the Australasian Lawyer Employer of Choice 2015 Survey in the category of ‘Trust & Empowerment’.

The award, based on the results of a confidential survey of law firm employees, is conducted by legal publication Australasian Lawyer and is designed to find out how Australia’s law firms are performing across a range of areas including remuneration, career development and employee wellbeing.


Australasian Law Awards 2016

Australasian Law Awards 2016

Maddocks has been named as a finalist in the 2016 Australasian  Law Awards  in three categories, including Australian Law Firm of the Year (100 – 500 lawyers), Employee Health & Wellbeing and Property, Infrastructure and Projects Deal of the Year.


International Standards Organisation certification

International Standards Organisation certification

Quality management is essential to our service delivery. All of our systems and processes have achieved ASO/NZS IS09001–2000 certification.

Our Partners and employees maintain ethical standards, specialist legal skills, client confidentiality and operate with openness and honesty.

They proudly accept personal responsibility for maintaining our quality management system and are committed to the continuous improvement of our work processes.


Employer of Choice for Gender Equality

Employer of Choice for Gender Equality

Maddocks has been named in Workplace Gender Equality Agency’s (WGEA) Employer of Choice for Gender Equality as a citation holder for 2016.

This is the thirteenth consecutive year we have recieved the citation as a WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality, affirming we offer equal opportunity to all of our people.


ACOMM Award – Professional Services

ACOMM Award – Professional Services

In 2012, Maddocks was recognised at the Annual Communications Alliance and CommsDay Awards (ACOMM). The firm won the prestigious Services to the Industry, Professional Services Award for it’s “pivotal role in cementing the structure of the ‘new telco reality’ which included the structural separation of Telstra and NBN co”.

The accolade was Maddocks’ third recognition at the ACOMM Awards. The firm won the award in 2010 and a Maddocks Senior Associate, Sonia Sharma, was shortlisted for the young Achiever Award in 2011.


Fair & Flexible Employer Recognition Award

Fair & Flexible Employer Recognition Award

In 2013, for the second consecutive year, Maddocks was recognised by the Victorian Government’s Working Families Council for developing innovative programs and practices to improve the work and family balance of their employees.


Euromoney Award 2012 Work-Life Balance

Euromoney Award 2012 Work-Life Balance

Maddocks was awarded Best Australasian Firm for work-life balance (flexible work study) at the 2012 Euromoney Legal Media Group Australasia Women in Business Law Awards. The awards celebrate the achievements of those firms setting the standard in terms of female-friendly work practices and women leading the field in the legal sector across Australasia.


Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year Award

Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year Award

Maddocks was recognised at the 2011 Finance Monthly Law Awards as Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year, Australia.

The Finance Monthly Law Awards honour professional services firms that consistently demonstrate excellence, innovation, depth of expertise and achieve outstanding results for their clients.