Australia’s leading independent law firm, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, has been recommended as a top-tier firm in the latest Legal 500 Asia Pacific rankings, with a number of the firm’s lawyers also listed as “Leading Lawyers”.

Corrs was recognised as a top-tier firm in the practice of Employment – Workplace Health & Safety and the practice of Construction, with Legal 500 noting that “Corrs Chambers Westgarth is a ‘cut above’ and has ‘no fear of pointing out the commercial weaknesses of a case’”.

In total, Corrs was ranked in 20 practice areas, including:

• Banking and finance

• Capital markets

• Competition and trade

• Construction

• Corporate and M&A

• Dispute resolution - Class actions

• Dispute resolution

• Employment

• Employment – Workplace Health & Safety

• Energy (transactions and regulatory)

• Insurance

• Intellectual property

• IT and telecoms

• Media and entertainment

• Natural resources (transactions and regulatory)

• Projects

• Real estate

• Restructuring and insolvency

• Tax

• Transport - Road, rail and aviation

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