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Finlaysons Announce Nine New Promotions for 2022

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Finlaysons is delighted to announce nine promotions across the firm, effective 1 July 2022, including 2 partners and 3 special counsel.

Managing Partner, Andrew Dyda, said the appointments recognise the quality and commitment of the individuals in question and reflect the significant depth of talent within Finlaysons’ legal team.

“The strong performance and ongoing success of our firm can be directly attributed to the hard work and dedication of our personnel at all levels,” Mr Dyda said.

“The retention, development and promotion of our key talent is an important focus at Finlaysons and today’s announcement is a true testament to that.”

“In particular, it is exciting to welcome Andrew D’Alessandro and Austin Wakeham into the Finlaysons’ partnership, with both Andrew and Austin commencing with Finlaysons as part of the firm’s law clerk program”.


Andrew D’Alessandro: Partner , Dispute Resolution & Litigation; Banking & Finance
Austin Wakeham: Partner, Property & Development; Banking & Finance

Libby Edwards: Special Counsel, Insurance
Tina Tsiboukis: Special Counsel, Insurance
Jane Welsh: Special Counsel; Resources; Energy; Native Title & Aboriginal Heritage

Arabella Hayward: Associate
Bentley Anderson: Associate
Edward Morcombe: Associate
James Williams: Associate

“On behalf of the entire Finlaysons’ partnership, I would like to congratulate each of these individuals on their well-earned promotions, which recognise their ongoing contribution to the firm and our clients” Mr. Dyda concluded.