Media Release | 9 June 2015

Andrew Fairley receives Queen’s Birthday Honours

Hall & Wilcox is proud to announce that specialist superannuation lawyer, Andrew Fairley, was appointed a Member in the General Division of the Order of Australia (AM) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.

Andrew’s appointment acknowledges ‘significant service to the community through contributions to, and support for, a range of organisations, to the law, and to philanthropy’.

Andrew is a man of many interests, roles and achievements, and the citation for this honour includes mention of his philanthropic work as Chair of the Sir Andrew and Lady Fairley Foundation, and deputy Chair of the George Hicks Foundation; his co-founding the Law Council’s Superannuation Committee and the annual Superannuation Lawyers’ Conference; and current roles as Chair of EquipSuper, Chair of Parks Victoria, Chair of the Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education, a Director of Tourism Australia, and a Director of Turtle Island Resort (Fiji).

Managing Partner of Hall & Wilcox, Tony Macvean, said the firm is pleased to have Andrew as part of its team. “This honour is a wonderful recognition of Andrew’s hard work and commitment across a wide range of areas, and on behalf of the firm I offer Andrew our warmest congratulations.”


Oliver Jankowsky

Partner & Head of International Practice

Ed Paton

Partner & Head of SE Asia Practice

Eugene Chen

Partner & Head of China Practice

Melanie Smith

Director - Business Development, Marketing and Communications

Natalie Bannister

Partner & Commercial National Practice Leader

Rhett Slocombe

Partner & Insurance National Practice Leader

Katie McKenzie


James Bull

Special Counsel and Head of Frank

Melanie James

People & Culture Manager

Jacqui Barrett

Partner & Head of US Practice

Paul O’Donnell

Consultant & Head of Energy

Christopher Brown

Partner & Head of UK Practice

Lauren Parrant

Senior People & Culture Advisor, as at 1 July 2022

Melinda Woledge

Marketing & Communications Manager

Jasmine Koh

Senior Associate and Head of Frank

Alison Choy Flannigan

Partner & Leader, Health & Community

Billie Kerkez

Manager – Smarter Recovery Solutions

Peter Jones

Senior Commercial Counsel

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