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We work collaboratively with our clients to build strong, sustainable relationships. Our team is committed to delivering consistent high standards of service, and we understand the importance of accessibility. Working with us, you'll enjoy open communication, meaning well scoped, properly resourced and effectively managed matters.

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Latest Case

Assisting on whole of government technology agreements November 2, 2017

Maddocks advised the Commonwealth Government’s Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) on its whole of government purchasing agreement with SAP. The DTA was set up in 2015 to assist government departments and agencies with digital transformation and … Continued

Latest News

Winner of the first William Ah Ket Scholarship announced November 21, 2017

Tuesday 21 November 2017 A solicitor in a Victorian government agency is the first winner of the William Ah Ket Scholarship, a $5,000 prize named after the first barrister of Chinese heritage in Australia. K … Continued

Latest Article

Maximum term contracts considered by the Commission: has their use expired? December 11, 2017

Last week, in what is a decision with potentially significant implications, the Fair Work Commission Full Bench has overturned the legal principle underpinning the widespread use of maximum term contracts. These contracts are a common … Continued

Awards

Our Awards


UDIA National Congress 2018

UDIA National Congress 2018

Australasian Law Awards 2017

Australasian Law Awards 2017

Maddocks has been named as a finalist in the 2017 Australasian Law Awards in three categories, including Law Firm Leader of the Year (>200 Employees), Law Firm of the Year (101-500 Lawyers) and Corporate Citizen Firm of the Year.


CommsDay Edison Awards 2017

CommsDay Edison Awards 2017

Maddocks has been named as a finalist in the CommsDay Edison Awards in the category of ‘Best Telecom Law Firm’. This award recognises outstanding legal companies and organisations that provide services to the telecommunications sector.


Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards 2016 – Executive of the Year

Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards 2016 – Executive of the Year

Michelle Dixon won the ‘Executive of the Year’ award at the 2016 Women in Law Awards. Presented by Lawyers Weekly, the Women in Law Awards recognise female leaders who demonstrate excellence in the law.


Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards 2016 – Diversity Firm of the Year

Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards 2016 – Diversity Firm of the Year

Maddocks has been recognised as a finalist in the Lawyers Weekly 2016 Women in Law Awards in the category of ‘Diversity Firm of the Year’. The nomination recognised Maddocks for its commitment to its diversity initiatives and achievements.


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 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.


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.