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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 major deals in the technology sector March 21, 2017

The National Broadband Network (nbn) is one of the largest infrastructure projects ever undertaken in Australia. The nbn will connect Australian homes and businesses to a faster broadband landline and internet network by 2020. Maddocks … Continued

Latest News

Maddocks advises Swinburne University of Technology on $118 million online education deal March 21, 2017

Tuesday 21 March 2017 Maddocks has advised Swinburne University of Technology (Swinburne) on a deal that will see SEEK (ASX:SEK) purchase a greater stake in Online Education Services, a joint venture between the university and … Continued

Latest Article

For want of a comma, the case was lost…or when style becomes substance March 27, 2017

The United States case of O’Connor v Oakhurst Dairy handed down on 13 March 2017, dubbed the ‘$10 million comma case’, highlights the importance of punctuation and the legal consequences that can flow on from … 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.