Corrs’ world class lawyers recognised in Chambers Asia Pacific 2015

11 February 2015

Chambers & Partners has again recognised the strength of Corrs Chambers Westgarth’s leading lawyers and practices in their international legal benchmarking publication Chambers Asia Pacific Guide 2015.

In another solid performance for Corrs in the annual ranking of firms and lawyers, almost half of the partnership are acknowledged as leading individuals.

The Chambers Asia Pacific Guide 2015 results included Corrs receiving:

  • A ranking in 24 areas of legal practice
  • Rankings for 56 Corrs partners and special counsel for a total of 62 rankings
  • An improved practice ranking in Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance and Employment
  • Recognition for the first time with a practice ranking in Government
  • New individual recognition for new partners: John Walter was ranked in Government for the first time; Andrew Lumsden entered the Corporate/M&A rankings this year; Louise Camenzuli entered the Environment table; Jason Salman was ranked for the first time in the Restructuring/Insolvency table and Thomas Jones was recognised for the first time for TMT: Telecommunications. 
  • “Band 1” top Leading Individual rankings for Corrs partners: Braddon Jolley (Corporate M&A), Chris Ryder (Construction & Infrastructure), John Walter (Construction & Infrastructure and Government), 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 – Special Counsel (International Trade/WTO), Peter Calov (Real Estate), Christine Maher (Investment Funds), Michael Chaaya (Investment Funds), and Phil Catania (TMT: Information Technology).

Corrs partner and CEO John W.H. Denton AO said, “It is pleasing to see so many of our world class lawyers recognised by one of the world’s leading authorities on the legal market. Year on year, Corrs continues to be at the forefront of market defining matters and deals, and this is a wonderful endorsement of the quality of our clients, our people and legal practice expertise. We are committed to pioneering competitive and commercial solutions for our clients and thank them for their support throughout the year.”

Click here to view Corrs’ results in full.

Corrs Chambers Westgarth Chambers Asia Pacific results 2015

Practice Areas

Banking & Finance: Acquisition Finance  

Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance  

Banking & Finance: Property Finance  

Capital Markets: Debt  

Capital Markets: Equity  


Construction & Infrastructure  


Dispute Resolution  


Energy & Natural Resources


Financial Services Regulation


Insurance: Policyholder  

Intellectual Property

International Trade/WTO  

Investment Funds

Native Title: Proponents

Private Equity  

Real Estate  



TMT: IT & Telecommunications

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