Colin Biggers & Paisley recommended by Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2016

10 November 2015
Ten partners at Colin Biggers & Paisley have been recommended by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2016, including two who are listed in its elite leading lawyers list. The guide has also recommended the legal practice's construction, insurance, transport and real estate teams.
Patrick Monahan (insurance) and Andrew Tulloch (transport) are both listed as outstanding lawyers in the Asia Pacific region.
Brad Kermond and Stephen Carcano are recommended in construction. Greg Skehan, Jonathan Newby, Keith Bethlehem and Patrick Monahan are recommended in insurance. Stuart Hetherington and Andrew Tulloch are both recommended for transport. Brendan Maier and Gary Newton are recommended in real estate.
Of note, the Legal 500 website states that Stephen Carcano "is recognised for advising contractors on ‘mega projects’", and that Jonathan Newby is a "first-class operator". It states that clients consider Gary Newton as "one of Sydney’s best when it comes to leasing" and that Brendan Maier is "particularly good at acquisitions and the structuring of property transactions".
The Legal 500 website further recognises Colin Biggers & Paisley as standing out "for its expertise and track record in professional indemnity", as well as having "a strong marine insurance focus".
Managing partner Dunstan de Souza is delighted with the endorsement: "Given the tough market conditions, this is a wonderful achievement and proof that we are supporting our clients in these industries. As a client-focused legal practice striving to be recognised as the best in our fields, this recommendation from Legal 500 shows that we are on the right track. Our lawyers deserve this achievement and I am very proud of them all."
The Legal 500 series is acknowledged as the world's largest independent legal referral guide which recommends firms and individuals purely on merit.

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About Colin Biggers & Paisley

Colin Biggers & Paisley was founded over a century ago. Today we have over 60 partners and almost 400 staff. We are highly regarded for our expertise in construction, insurance, property, government, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, banking and finance, commercial and corporate, employment and safety, intellectual property, planning and environment, restructuring and insolvency, transport and logistics. We act for major corporations, financial institutions, insurance companies, government departments and individuals. CBP has both the capacity and the expertise to deliver on complex national and multinational projects.
CBP is based in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney, with associated firms in Adelaide and Perth. Through our affiliation with ADVOC Asia, ADVOC International, ADVOC Europe and ADVOC Latin America, as well as our close association with Dubai law firm LutfiCBP, we are able to offer access to quality legal advice around the globe.

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Andrew Tulloch Partner

Brad Kermond Partner

Brendan Maier Partner

Dunstan de Souza Senior Partner

Greg Skehan Senior Partner

Jonathan Newby Partner

Keith Bethlehem Partner

Patrick Monahan Consultant

Stuart Hetherington Consultant