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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

Advising on the sale of aged care facilities April 10, 2018

There has been a significant period of consolidation in the healthcare industry, particularly in residential aged care. The operating environment is challenging, with high levels of regulatory scrutiny and minimal recent growth in Commonwealth funding. … Continued

Latest News

In good hands: Maddocks advises on physio business acquisition April 11, 2018

Wednesday 11 April 2018 Maddocks has advised Zenitas Healthcare Limited on its acquisition of the Agewell Physiotherapy business. Agewell is a mobile physiotherapy provider servicing residential aged care facilities, retirement villages and communities in New … Continued

Latest Article

The right to use plans prepared by a design consultant: the devil is in the detail April 11, 2018

When a design consultant (such as an architect or engineer) brings their plans or designs into material form, copyright will usually subsist in those documents as an artistic work. The designer owns that copyright unless … 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 2018. The firm has been recognised in the category of Best law firm (revenue $50 million to $200 million).


UDIA National Congress 2018

UDIA National Congress 2018

We are proud to be the Legal Partner for the UDIA National Congress in Melbourne, 20-22 March 2018.


CommsDay Edison Awards 2017

CommsDay Edison Awards 2017

Maddocks was 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.


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.


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.