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From Law Clerk to Partner – Latest Promotions Announced

Finlaysons Lawyers are pleased to announce the promotions of two Special Counsel to partnership and four Senior Associates to Special Counsel, in recognition of each individual’s talent and contribution to the firm’s continued success.

Promoted to Partner:

Lisa Calabrese, Banking & Finance

Ryan Williams, Property & Development 

Promoted to Special Counsel:

Austin Wakeham, Property & Development

Jessica PengellyTax & Revenue

Trudi-Ann Mercurio, Insurance

Andrew D’Alessandro, Risk & Dispute Management

Commenting on the new appointments, David Martin, Managing Partner said, “These six outstanding individuals have continued to excel and have risen through the ranks, they’re very deserving of their new roles.”  

“We’re really proud of the year we have had. We’ve had individuals reach phenomenal achievements, including over 20 practitioners being recognised by their peers in The Best Lawyers of Australia. As a firm, we have continued to have a strong demand for our services, with continued growth in our client base. This has provided great opportunity for individuals and practice areas to really extend themselves.”

Here at Finlaysons we are dedicated to the development of our employees on helping them realise their full potential. The appointments of these talented young practitioners to senior roles is a testament to that. In fact, five of them started their law careers with Finlaysons as law clerks.

There is no better way to kick of the new financial year than by recognising and congratulating these six individuals!

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