Today, Best Lawyers released the 12th Edition of The Best Lawyers in Australia. The peer-reviewed publication is the oldest and most respected publication in the legal profession. A listing signals legal expertise, ethics and professionalism of the highest caliber.

We are very proud to announce that 45 lawyers from Colin Biggers & Paisley are recognised in the publication across different practice groups and states. Congratulations to all our partners and special counsel who are recognised in the below categories:

Alternative Dispute Resolution

  • Nick Crennan 
  • Peter Harkin 
  • Stuart Hetherington 
  • Patrick Monahan 
  • Patrick Tuohey 
  • Nigel Watson 

Aviation Law, Lawyer of the Year

  • Andrew Tulloch

Class Action Litigation

  • Greg Skehan

Commercial Law

  • Jon Meadmore

Construction/Infrastructure Law

  • Nathan Abbott 
  • Catherine Bell 
  • Nick Crennan 
  • Brad Kermond 
  • Andrew Murray 
  • Antony Riordan 
  • Greg Skehan 
  • Jonathan Stafford 
  • Geoff Standen

Government Practice

  • Todd Neal

Insolvency and Reorganization Law

  • Peter Harkin 
  • Scott Hedge 
  • Nigel Watson

Insurance Law

  • Paul Bannon 
  • Keith Bethlehem
  • Toby Blyth 
  • Gavin Creighton 
  • Louise Edmonds 
  • Melissa Fenton 
  • Stuart Hetherington 
  • Vanessa Kemp 
  • David Miller  
  • Patrick Monahan 
  • Peter Moran 
  • Jane O'Neill
  • Andrew Probert
  • Cathryn Prowse 
  • Amanda Ryding 
  • Greg Skehan 
  • Andrew Tulloch 
  • Patrick Tuohey

Labour and Employment Law

  • Megan Kavanagh  
  • Sara McRostie 

Leasing Law

  • Rebecca Castley 

Litigation

  • Scott Hedge 
  • Stuart Hetherington
  • Brad Kermond 
  • Geoff Standen 
  • Patrick Tuohey 
  • Glen Williams

Mergers and Acquisitions Law

  • Andrew Komesaroff

Occupational Health & Safety Law

  • Greg McCann

Personal Injury Litigation

  • Paul Bannon
  • Gavin Creighton 
  • Melissa Fenton

Planning and Environmental Law

  • Ben Caldwell  
  • Ian Wright

Product Liability Litigation

  • Paul Bannon 
  • David Miller

Professional Malpractice Litigation

  • Paul Bannon 
  • Patrick Monahan 
  • Jonathan Newby

Real Property Law

  • Matthew Castley 
  • Rebecca Castley

Retirement Villages and Senior Living Law

  • Megan Bowe

Shipping & Maritime Law

  • Stuart Hetherington 
  • Michelle Taylor  
  • Stephen Thompson 
  • Andrew Tulloch

Trade Law

  • Stuart Hetherington 
  • Andrew Tulloch

Transportation Law

  • Stuart Hetherington
  • Andrew Probert
  • Michelle Taylor  
  • Andrew Tulloch
  • Stephen Thompson

Trusts and Estates

  • Simon Fraser

For more information please contact Linda Branton on 02 8281 4594 or linda.branton@cbp.com.au.

About Colin Biggers & Paisley

Colin Biggers & Paisley was founded over a century ago. Today we are a legal practice with 68 partners and 470 employees. We are highly regarded for our expertise in construction, insurance, property, government, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, banking and finance, corporate and commercial, employment and safety, planning and environment, restructuring and insolvency, transport and logistics. We act for major corporations, financial institutions, insurance companies, government departments and individuals. We have both the capacity and the expertise to deliver on complex national and multinational projects.

Colin Biggers & Paisley is based in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney. Through our growing Middle East Practice and our affiliation with ADVOC Asia, ADVOC International, ADVOC Europe and ADVOC Latin America, we are able to offer access to quality legal advice around the globe.

We launched the Colin Biggers & Paisley Foundation in 2015, with a core focus on promoting and protecting the rights of women and children in Australia and abroad through an innovative mix of pro bono legal services, volunteering and charitable contributions.

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