Premium independent law firm Corrs Chambers Westgarth has announced the appointment of a new partner in its Perth office this week.

Simon Billing joins Corrs from DLA Piper as a partner in the Perth Workplace Relations practice. He has significant experience in workplace relations, occupational health and safety, and employment in the energy, resources, engineering, construction and associated industries.

Prior to DLA, Simon was a senior adviser to mining companies in Western Australia, New South Wales and Victoria at the Australian Mines and Metals Association (AMMA) – a mining and resources sector employer organisation.

Corrs partner and CEO John W.H. Denton said, “Simon’s appointment reinforces our market leading position and ensures that we continue to meet the growing needs of our clients. He will be an asset to the already well-established Corrs Perth partnership.”

Corrs has appointed 10 new partners this year.

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