2016

29 Nov 2016

Where are we going? New media, technology and the law

New media is affecting the practice of law in many ways, from social media pages being tendered as evidence to live posting from court. This article will provide a quick snapshot of what is happening with new media across the industry. ... Read more ›

16 Nov 2016

Piper Alderman’s national dispute resolution team adds strategic lateral partner hire in Adelaide

National law firm Piper Alderman has announced the appointment of Mike Hayes as a Partner in its national dispute resolution team based in Adelaide. Mike joins with Associate, Antony Disciscio. ... Read more ›

02 Sep 2016

Meet the ER team, Australian Law Awards Finalist - Workplace Relations and Employment Team of the Year

30 Aug 2016

Meet the IP team, Australian Law Awards Finalist - Intellectual Property Team of the Year

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25 Aug 2016

Meet Jonathan Whybird, Australian Law Awards Finalist - Special Counsel of the Year

23 Aug 2016

Meet Hannah Linossier, Australian Law Awards Finalist - Young Gun of the Year

19 Aug 2016

Meet Shauna Roeger, Australian Law Awards Finalist - Law Student of the Year

17 Aug 2016

Meet Rene Cooper, Australian Law Awards Finalist - Legal Support Professional of the Year

27 Jul 2016

Piper Alderman named as a multiple-finalist in the Australian Law Awards

25 Jul 2016

Senior Litigator joins Piper Alderman’s National Dispute Resolution Team

Piper Alderman has announced the appointment of Jane Kupsch as a Partner in its national dispute resolution team based in Melbourne. Ms Kupsch was an associate in Piper Alderman’s then newly-established Melbourne office from 2002 to 2004 and re-joins the firm after 12 years with a boutique corporate Melbourne-based legal practice, where she built a reputation as a commercial litigation expert. ... Read more ›

11 Jul 2016

Piper Alderman announces new senior leadership appointments and promotions

Piper Alderman has announced a number of senior leadership appointments and promotions effective 1 July 2016. ... Read more ›

01 Jul 2016

Piper Alderman attracts Watsons Lawyers

Piper Alderman has announced its merger with Adelaide based law firm Watsons Lawyers. ... Read more ›

30 Jun 2016

Mid-tier pulls back from full-service offering

27 Jun 2016

Piper Alderman’s award winning lawyer – Hannah Linossier

20 Jun 2016

Meet Hannah Linossier, Lawyers Weekly 30 under 30 awards finalist for Workplace Health & Safety and Pro-Bono

14 Jun 2016

Meet Leonora Tyers, Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 awards finalist for Intellectual Property

18 May 2016

Catherine Bray named in the Property Council of Australia’s – 100 Women in Property

10 May 2016

Congratulations to Leonora Tyers and Hannah Linossier on being shortlisted for Lawyers Weekly 30 under 30 awards

19 Apr 2016

Piper Alderman appoints Corporate Partner to its Sydney office

Piper Alderman has announced the appointment of Mark Williamson as a Partner in its national Corporate practice team based in Sydney. Joining from Clayton Utz, where he has been a partner for over 10 years, Mr Williamson is a highly respected corporate lawyer. With over 25 years’ experience, Mr Williamson has a particular focus on Australian and cross border securities transactions, mergers and acquisitions, fund and managed investment structuring and joint ventures involving companies located in Australia and international jurisdictions. ... Read more ›

13 Apr 2016

Piper Alderman announced as Australian Law Firm of the Year Finalist (100 – 499 Lawyers)

Piper Alderman has been recognised for their outstanding client service by being announced as an Australasian Law Awards 2016 Finalist in the category of Law Firm of the Year (100 – 499 Lawyers). ... Read more ›

11 Apr 2016

Bianca Battistella named a “Rising Star” in Australasian Lawyer magazine.

21 Mar 2016

Piper Alderman appoints insolvency and turnaround specialist

Piper Alderman has announced the appointment of Thomas Russell as a Partner in its national Dispute Resolution practice team. Thomas is regarded as a leading practitioner in the Insolvency and Turnaround field, as well as an expert in Personal Property Security Act (PPSA) litigation and securities enforcement. His insolvency-related work includes advice and representation to company boards, liquidators, receivers, administrators and bankruptcy trustees, with specific expertise in voidable transaction claims, remuneration and priority issues, statutory and regulatory compliance and stakeholder negotiations. ... Read more ›

29 Feb 2016

Piper Alderman's Best Lawyers in Australia

The depth and breadth of Piper Alderman’s team in Australia has been recognised in this year’s Best Lawyers® list. In total, 23 of our lawyers across over 20 legal areas have been voted amongst the best in the country with a strong presence in corporate and commercial law, property, employment relations and litigation along with some of the specialist areas such as Agriculture & Rural Affairs, Government Practice and Hospitality and Tourism law, to name just a few. ... Read more ›

18 Jan 2016

Piper Alderman appoints specialist Banking & Financial Services team

National law firm Piper Alderman has announced the lateral appointment of a specialist banking and financial services team. Shannon Adams (Partner), Joshua Annese (Special Counsel), Elaine Cheung (Senior Associate) and Nikki Grant (Paralegal), formerly with Hunt & Hunt, joined Piper Alderman in early January 2016.  Their appointment will further strengthen the firm's banking and financial services practice nationally. ... Read more ›

11 Jan 2016

Piper Alderman promotes new talent to the partnership

Piper Alderman has announced five mid financial-year senior appointments – 2 new partners and 3 new senior associates. New Sydney-based partners, Sina Kassra (Corporate) and Florian Ammer (Dispute Resolution) increases the number of partners nationally at Piper Alderman to 51. ... Read more ›