Australia’s financial services industry is the largest contributor to the national economy, contributing around $140 billion to GDP over the past year. The recent Royal Commission into Financial Services has had a marked impact on this broad industry from reputational risk to increased trading pressure and regulatory burden. Changes to this sector will affect everyone from homeowners to small business owners and large corporations.
Hall & Wilcox has partnered with, and provides legal services to, clients in the Financial Services and Insurance Industries for more than 100 years. We have developed significant practices located across Australia focused on:
Our Financial Services and Insurance Industry Group brings together experts from across these industries, with our legal services being provided by multiple practice areas at any one time. Through this broad perspective and our own focus on service excellence, culture and collaboration, we are well placed to assist clients through the complex regulatory landscape that the industry now faces.
We are a trusted adviser, known for blending technical excellence with commercial advice and sound judgment that consistently meets with community expectations. We can work with you to ensure that your products are well received in a tighter and ever-changing regulatory market. It is our legal advice that is helping shape how decisions are being made.