Proctor : June 2019
10 PROCTOR | June 2019 Proctor career moves: For inclusion in this section, please email details and a photo to firstname.lastname@example.org by the 1st of the month prior to the desired month of publication. This is a complimentary service for all firms, but inclusion is subject to available space. Alexandra advises a range of clients on property development, sales and acquisitions of residential and commercial properties, off-the-plan development sales, distressed asset sales, business sales and acquisitions and management rights. She also acts for landlords and tenants in leasing matters. Quinn Family Law Quinn Family Law has announced the appointment of Ella Thomas as an associate. Ella was admitted in 2014 and was appointed as an associate to a District Court judge. She has since worked exclusively in family law and has an interest in complex property and parenting matters, with a focus on seeking an early alternative dispute resolution pathway whenever possible. Robertson O’Gorman Robertson O’Gorman has welcomed Ellen Wood as a solicitor. Ellen started her legal career as a clerk at a commercial firm in 2016, before completing an associateship with a District Court judge in 2018, sitting predominantly in crime. Ellen will work as a solicitor across all areas of the firm’s practice, including criminal law, corporate crime, professional discipline and domestic violence matters. Shand Taylor Lawyers Shand Taylor Lawyers has welcomed Charlie Hodgetts as a lawyer in the Dispute Resolution Team. Charlie has been brought on to assist with a variety of commercial litigation matters including insolvency and debt recovery, shareholder and company disputes, property and construction, workplace and employment law and intellectual property. Stewart Family Law Stewart Family Law has announced the promotion of Christopher De Santana as a solicitor. Christopher joined the firm in October 2018 prior to his admission and has experience in commercial litigation, debt recovery and family law. Tucker & Cowen Solicitors Tucker & Cowen Solicitors has appointed two new staff and announced a promotion. Gregory Rogers has joined the Litigation Team as an associate following a move from Western Australia. Gregory is a litigation and dispute resolution lawyer, who regularly assists a range of clients across various jurisdictions in commercial, corporate and employment disputes. Claire van der List has also joined the Litigation Team as a solicitor. Claire assists in a range of commercial matters, particularly in relation to disputes arising from property and commercial transactions. Jayleigh Sargent has been admitted and promoted as a solicitor, after joining the firm in 2015 as a legal secretary and paralegal. Jayleigh’s experience includes commercial litigation and insolvency, and assisting clients with commercial transactions. JayleighSargentAlexandraGagginLyndalDraperHughPowellLukeMcKavanaghSnowWhiteHughPowellClairevanderListHughPowellLukeMcKavanaghSnowWhiteHughPowellGregoryRogersKylieMaxwellWarrenDennyChristopherDeSantanaCharlieHodgettsBenHurHeeyongKimEllenWoodRosanaChanIvanFooLukeMcKavanaghSnowWhiteLukeMcKavanaghSnowWhiteRoseMaitlandRebeccaShawAlexanderFairweatherEllaThomas Career moves Bennett Carroll Solicitors Bennett Carroll Solicitors has announced the promotion of Alexander Fairweather to Legal Practitioner Director. Alexander joined the firm in 2014 and has run a range of commercial, estate and litigation matters since then. Law Essentials Law Essentials has announced that Rebecca Shaw has joined the team. Rebecca has significant experience in all areas of law, with a particular passion for all things commercial. O’Shea & Partners Rose Maitland has joined the team at O’Shea & Partners as a senior solicitor. Rose is a commercial lawyer with experience acting for clients in a range of commercial disputes. She has also handled a large number of commercial transactions and will work in the firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team. Park & Co. Lawyers Park & Co. Lawyers has announced the promotion of four principal lawyers, Ivan Foo, Rosana Chan, Heeyong Kim and Ben Hur. Ivan has dedicated himself to property and commercial law, providing professional commercial services across the Queensland community, especially in the Asian community. Rosana has more than 14 years’ experience in public liability, professional indemnity, property damage and employment law. She has also been active in pro bono work at the Federal Circuit Court, providing legal advice on employment law issues. Heeyong has superior knowledge and experience in personal injury law. He is also involved in a community group helping young Brisbane professionals in networking and assisting with achieving professional goals. Ben has extensive experience in personal injury law, property law and commercial law. He has a broad understanding of both civil and common law jurisdictions. Piper Alderman Piper Alderman has announced the lateral appointment of a real estate team in Brisbane including Partner Warren Denny, Special Counsel Kylie Maxwell, Special Counsel Lyndal Draper and Lawyer Alexandra Gaggin. Warren has more than 30 years’ experience advising clients on various real estate transactions, acting across all sectors of real estate, including property development, real estate investment trusts, the fund management industry, air and sea ports, aged care, and particular service industries such as the dental industry and management rights. He is a QLS Accredited Specialist in property law and has been recognised by The Best Lawyers in Australia in Real Property Law since 2015. Kylie has 20 years’ experience in commercial and property law. Her practice includes commercial, industrial and retail leasing, property development projects, distressed asset sales, complex community titles schemes, including staged developments, and management rights. Lyndal has over 14 years’ experience in property law, advising on the purchase and sale of leased assets such as commercial buildings and shopping centres together with due diligence, negotiating the acquisition or sale contract, and settlement. Lyndal’s clients include developers, large institutions, statutory trusts, and private companies.