Media Release | 8 August 2014

Hall & Wilcox a multiple finalist in 2014 Law Awards

Hall & Wilcox is delighted to be a finalist in four categories at the 2014 Australian Law Awards:

The full list of nominations can be found here.

The other firms shortlisted in four or more categories are Norton Rose Fulbright, King & Wood Mallesons, Herbert Smith Freehills and Gilbert + Tobin.

Managing Partner, Tony Macvean commented that the strong showing reflected the firm’s commitment to excellence and innovation and the continued nurturing of the firm’s culture.

“Being listed as a finalist in four prominent categories, especially Law Firm of the Year, is the result of an exceptional team effort.”

The winners will be announced tonight.


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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