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Latest Case

Providing strategic advice on expansion structures November 16, 2018

Founded in Bondi Beach in 2012, Bailey Nelson has rapidly grown into a global eyewear retailer and service provider with boutiques in Australia, London, Canada and New Zealand. The strong demand for their products and … Continued

Latest News

Maddocks advises two leading edge tech companies on their capital raisings July 8, 2019

Monday 8 July 2019 Maddocks has advised global video technology company Atomos Limited on the sale of over $27 million worth of shares released from escrow and its raise of an additional $7.5 million by … Continued

Latest Article

Disclosure of confidential information by Commonwealth officers – repeal of section 70 of the Crimes Act 1914 (Cth) July 23, 2019

For more than 50 years, section 70 of the Crimes Act 1914 criminalised the disclosure of confidential information without authorisation by current and former ‘Commonwealth officers’. This extended to unauthorised disclosure by contractors performing services … Continued

News & Media

  • Maddocks announces new partners in latest round of promotions

    Wednesday 27 June 2018 Continued strong growth has seen Maddocks appoint 27 people to senior positions, including three partners, in its latest round of promotions. Arlene Colquhoun, Anna Scannell and Brendan Tomlinson will become partners on … Continued

  • Construction and Projects special counsel joins Maddocks

    17 January 2018 Maddocks has appointed Sefton Warner as a special counsel in the firm’s Construction and Projects team. Sefton brings to Maddocks extensive front-end construction projects experience, having worked on a number of major … Continued

  • Building big: Maddocks appoints leading construction partner

    Maddocks has further bolstered its Construction & Projects practice with the appointment of one of Australia’s leading construction and infrastructure partners. Andrew Pitney has over 25 years’ experience advising private sector and public sector clients … Continued

  • AFR and WESTPAC announce Maddocks CEO as woman of influence

    CEO of leading law firm Maddocks, Michelle Dixon has been announced as a winner in The Australian Financial Review and Westpac 100 Women of Influence Awards for 2015. Michelle has been recognised in the Diversity … Continued

  • New chairman, partners and promotions kick off FY15/16 for Maddocks

    Leading law firm Maddocks has announced six new partners to mark the commencement of FY15/16. Alongside 32 other promotions within the firm, Alicia Albury (Property), Aaron Kloczko (Commercial), Alicia Sheridan (Construction & Projects), Ian Temby … Continued

  • Are board members getting younger?

    Our Partner (and Board Member) Maria Marshall talks to Australasian Lawyer Magazine about the benefits of a diverse firm Board. Click here to read the article!

  • National firms advise on major Melbourne housing project

    Our team, consisting of partners Michael Taylor-Sands, Nick Holuigue and senior associate Nicholas Sparks advised on a million-dollar property development deal that will produce thousands of residential lots in Melbourne. Read the full article published on Lawyers Weekly here.

  • Maddocks features in AsiaLaw Profiles

    Leading law firm Maddocks has featured prominently in the latest edition of industry listing Asialaw Profiles. In its 19th edition, Asialaw Profiles provides a guide to Asia-Pacific’s top domestic law firms and serves as an … Continued

  • Free range lawyers: Maddocks hatches top-tier talent

    Leading law firm Maddocks has announced the appointment of special counsel Alicia Albury, senior associate Brigid Clark, associate Suzanne Rizk and lawyer Jenny Lo who have all recently joined Maddocks from a major international law … Continued

  • The Victorian Auditor-General’s Report ‘Managing Landfills’

    Our special counsel Barnaby McIlrath and consultant Dariel De Sousa published an article, “The Victorian Auditior-General’s Report ‘Managing Landfills’: Implications for councils and the EPA in the National Environmental Law Association’s (NELA) Environment and Climate … Continued