Corrs Chambers Westgarth has been recognised by leading international legal benchmarking publication, Chambers & Partners, in their Asia Pacific Guide for 2014.

This was another strong performance for Corrs with almost half of the partnership now acknowledged as leading individuals in the annual ranking of firms and lawyers.

The Chambers Asia Pacific Guide 2014 recognised 58 Corrs partners and special counsel as Leading Individuals with 62 rankings.

The results also included the firm receiving:

  • A ranking in 23 areas of legal practice
  • An improved practice ranking in Investment Funds and TMT: IT & Telecommunications
  • Recognition for the first time with a practice ranking in Native Title and Property Finance
  • Eight new Leading Individual rankings including Gary Chiert – Tax, Joanne Dwyer – Superannuation, James Delesclefs – Private Equity, Henry Prokuda – Native Title, Julie Cameron – Insurance: Policyholder, Russell Phillip – Corporate/M&A, Brad Robinson – Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance, and Eddie Scuderi – Competition
  • 13 “Band 1” top Leading Individual rankings including: Braddon Jolley (Corporate M&A), Michael MacGinley (Energy & Natural Resources – Mining), Peter Jarosek (Energy & Natural Resources – Oil & Gas), Henry Prokuda (Environment), Frank Lawson (Insurance), Stephen Stern (IP: Trade Mark & Copyright), Andrew Percival (International Trade/WTO), John Walter (Projects), Peter Calov (Real Estate), Christine Maher (Investment Funds), Michael Chaaya (Investment Funds), Joanne Dwyer (Investment Funds) and Phil Catania (TMT: Information Technology).

Corrs partner and CEO John W.H. Denton said, “This excellent result is independent recognition from one of the world’s leading authorities on firms and lawyers. Corrs’ continued success is testament to the quality client outcomes and the market defining matters and deals undertaken by our world class lawyers.”

Corrs Chambers Westgarth Chambers Asia Pacific results 2014

Practice Areas

Banking & Finance: Acquisition Finance

Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance

Banking & Finance: Property Finance

Capital Markets: Equity

Competition/Antitrust

Construction

Corporate/M&A

Dispute Resolution

Employment

Energy & Natural Resources

Environment

Financial Services Regulation

Insurance: Policyholder

Intellectual Property

International Trade/WTO

Investment Funds

Native Title: Proponents

Private Equity

Projects

Real Estate

Restructuring/Insolvency

Tax

TMT: IT & Telecommunications


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