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Finlaysons Lawyers Celebrated in Best Lawyers Australia 2021

The 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in Australia was released today. Finlaysons is proud to celebrate the acknowledgement of 22 lawyers who have been recognised this year.

Best Lawyers is a respected peer review publication within the legal industry. Recognition in this publication is regarded as an honour.

Finlaysons Lawyers has been recognised across 27 different areas of law. This includes 3 individuals recognised as Lawyer of the Year, meaning they received the highest consensus score within their specialty and location.

  • David Martin named Adelaide Lawyer of the Year: Real Property Law
  • James Jarvis named Adelaide Lawyer of the Year: Banking & Finance Law
  • Michael Butler named Adelaide Lawyer of the Year: Superannuation Law

Congratulations to all those individuals who were recognised.

The Full list of recipients from Finlaysons:

Guy Biddle

Occupational Health & Safety Law

Mathew Brittingham

Wealth Management / Succession Planning Practice

Michael Butler

Superannuation Law (Lawyer of the Year)

Tax Law

Trusts and Estates

Wealth Management / Succession Planning Practice

Gavin Cragg

Agriculture & Rural Affairs

Real Property Law

Andrew Dyda

Commercial Law

Corporate Law

Mining Law

Kirsten Gordge

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Luke Gray

Insurance Law

Fiona Holdsworth

Insurance Law

James Jarvis

Banking and Finance Law (Lawyer of the Year)

Insolvency and Reorganisation Law

Andrew Kedzior

Asset Finance Law

Banking and Finance Law

Equipment Finance Law

Project Finance and Development Practice

Structured Finance Law

Kathryn Lincoln

Health & Aged Care Law

Insurance Law

Medical Negligence

David Martin

Real Property Law (Lawyer of the Year)

Kyra Reznikov

Planning and Environmental Law

David Rostron

Insurance Law

Professional Malpractice Litigation

Annoushka Scharnberg

Real Property Law

Jeremy Schultz

Corporate Law

Corporate/Governance Practice

Energy Law

Health & Aged Care Law

Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Will Snow

Labour and Employment Law

Occupational Health & Safety Law

Chris Sweet

Medical Negligence

Steven Tarca

Real Property Law

Will Taylor

Commercial Law

Corporate Law

Corporate/Governance Practice

Andrew Williams

Alternative Dispute Resolution


Mark Wood

Insurance Law

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