May 12, 2021 1:34 pm
lawyerbank was delighted to sponsor the Law Week Dinner last night at the Boathouse. Bri Lee (author of Eggshell Skull) and Heidi Yates (Victims of Crime Commissioner) delivered powerful speeches on the growing momentum around sexual assault law, justice and education reform across Australia, giving us all hope and practical suggestions for creating positive change. Many thanks…
February 4, 2021 3:35 pm
We love starting the new year with our lawyerbank team at the outdoor movies…However a beautiful balmy evening at the National Botanical Gardens to see “The Dry” quickly turned into “The Wet” as the storm hit. A fun night of catching up over drinks, pides and popcorn, despite the soaking!
December 23, 2020 2:49 pm
It is always a pleasure handing out bottles of Penfold Grange to recognise the 300 secondment day milestone achieved by our team members… Congratulations to Dorothy Terwiel, Emma Bloomer, Jeremy Cummings, Jillian Kaleb, Mandy Lister and Mark Gladman who all received their law-alty bonus in December 2020!
December 22, 2020 2:46 pm
We were so delighted to be able to thank the lawyerbank team for all their amazing efforts in 2020 on such a beautiful summers evening in December. The festivities continued with fine food and local wines in the Sculpture Garden marquee accompanied by a jazz trio from the ANU School of Music.
September 9, 2020 2:09 pm
lawyerbank is very excited to have recently welcomed a range of talented advisers to our team. Spread across Canberra and Melbourne our new team members bring a wealth of Commonwealth experience and stellar personalities to boot! Welcome Lex Holcombe, Dariel DeSousa, Claudia Woolfe, Veronica Belot, Francisco Huezo and Rachel Noronha!
August 28, 2020 4:21 pm
We have introduced lawyerbank yoga for all our Canberra-based lawyers and their guests! It’s a great way for our team to both catch up and wind down… and we are especially fortunate to have our own Mike Rosalky (Senior Associate and Yogi Extraordinaire) lead us through the sessions! 🧘🏻♂️
July 11, 2020 4:28 pm
After a challenging and isolating first half of the year, we were thrilled to host many of the lawyerbank team for our Mid Year Dinner at the gorgeous La Cantina restaurant. An abundance of fine Italian food and wine combined with vivacious company made for a stellar evening… and most of us escaped unscathed from the…
April 23, 2020 10:56 am
At lawyerbank, we reward experienced lawyers with flexible working arrangements and great pay. And that has not changed since COVID-19 entered our lives. Unlike many law firms, lawyerbank is not implementing any staff or pay cuts. As our business is government-centric, demand for our lawyers remains strong as the Commonwealth implements new policies and programs….
March 8, 2020 11:05 am
On this International Women’s Day we want to recognise two of the amazing women in the lawyerbank team who recently achieved significant milestones. Firstly, congratulations to Rebecca Petterson for her promotion to Senior Associate and her two year anniversary with lawyerbank! It’s been a busy two years, with Bec undertaking secondments at the Grains Research…
February 24, 2020 12:22 pm
And that’s a wrap! We love to conclude our CPD intensive by dressing up and enjoying some wining and dining in the beautiful settings the Southern Highlands has to offer. Getting away with our team to learn about fascinating legal topics amongst the wineries is really a highlight of our year. We are so fortunate…
February 24, 2020 12:00 pm
At lawyerbank we appreciate that attention to detail and a personalised touch make a big difference – both in the work we do and the way we treat our lawyers and clients… Our retreat packs are no exception!
February 22, 2020 12:30 pm
A perfect start to the lawyerbank CPD retreat! We got to enjoy a wine tasting and tapas @southernhighlandwines as we debated the finer points of secondment etiquette. Equipped with their lawyerbank pamper packs, our team were well placed to prepare for our training intensive at Peppers Manor House!
January 31, 2020 5:54 pm
lawyerbank was delighted to sponsor the first ACT Law Society’s Young Lawyer’s Event for 2020 last night. It was a beautiful balmy night to catch up with the emerging lawyers in our profession over beverages and lawn bowls! We were particularly thrilled to hear that the Young Lawyers have selected batyr, one of our pro…
January 29, 2020 1:53 pm
Pitchers and pizzas at the Outdoor Pictures! lawyerbank was fortunate enough to find a few smoke and hail free nights to host our team and their guests at the OpenAir Cinemas in Canberra these past couple of weeks. It was a nice way to relax and regroup as we kick off the 2020 working year.
December 14, 2019 1:57 pm
‘Twas a night of cocktail and much merry making at the lawyerbank Christmas party this year at Pialligo Estate. Congratulations to Lora Shaw, Jenny Liu, Rebecca Petterson and Charlotte King who received our Grange law-alty bonus! A wonderful way to wrap up the year ? #makingspiritsbright
November 17, 2019 2:26 pm
lawyerbank really valued our opportunity to exhibit at the ACC National Conference at the legendary Adelaide Oval in November 2019, meeting the many and varied in-house counsel delegates. Kudos to the ACC Events Team for organising such a well run and entertaining event!
August 16, 2019 10:33 am
It’s official! lawyerbank is delighted to announce our appointment to the Whole of Government Legal Services Panel in the areas of Corporate and Commercial Law, Public Law and Legal Support Services. Three and a half years ago we launched the lawyerbank brand to provide (a) talented and experienced lawyers with more rewarding ways of working;…
July 27, 2019 10:37 am
We had a sensational time hosting the ever-growing lawyerbank team at the Boathouse for our mid-year dinner! It was a night of fine food and wine and insights into con-artistry thanks to Nicholas J. Johnson – scam artist extraordinaire! Congratulations to Shelley Skinner and Bryan Siu for taking out the Penfolds Grange law-alty bonus! And…
April 6, 2019 12:18 pm
The lawyerbank partners had a great time yesterday taking a day out of the office to support an excellent local cause and participate in Moray and Agnew’s Charity Golf Day to help raise awareness and funds for the Canberra based charity of Roundabout – recycling and re-purposing baby items for families in need.
February 25, 2019 10:46 am
We had a wonderful time hosting the team for our inaugural CPD retreat in Bowral this past weekend! We are very grateful to have such a fantastic team of lawyerbank lawyers who are also amazing and enthusiastic presenters! #thisishowweretreat #familyfriendlylearning #pointswhilewepicnic
January 8, 2019 1:38 pm
Team lawyerbank kickstarted the new year with a stunning night out under the stars last night. What better way to launch 2019 than with pizza, Pimms and powerful performances by Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga! “Talent comes everywhere, but having something to say and a way to say it so that people listen to it,…
October 25, 2018 10:17 pm
We had a lovely time visiting our growing Melbourne based team this past week, and visiting with clients in the city and regional areas… We even squeezed in a delightful trip to Geelong!
October 7, 2018 11:47 pm
We had a brilliant time taking the lawyerbank team and “friends of lawyerbank” out to the Fearless Comedy Gala to see some great talent on 4 October, including plenty of local acts. A really fantastic way to support the Domestic Violence Crisis Service and Toora Women’s Service, providing much needed support for families experiencing violence…
June 30, 2018 7:22 am
Wrapping up a huge end of financial year with the lawyerbank crew. We are so fortunate to have such a talented, dedicated and fun loving team (who dont mind at all when the magician steals their watches). Thank you team for a great year (and great night) #magiciantradition
June 22, 2018 4:27 pm
lawyerbank had a fantastic time getting together with Shaun Creighton from Moulis Legal to present on “What happen when procurement goes wrong”. It was great to unite our firms and tell a few saucy tales of legendary procurement failures.
June 19, 2018 6:28 pm
It was a real pleasure for lawyerbank to sponsor the inaugural Women In The House lunch hosted by the Association of Corporate Counsel at the Hyatt. Fascinating discussion by a deeply experienced panel and a great opportunity to catch up with so many fantastic female lawyers. We are very proud to be a part of…
March 3, 2018 6:59 am
lawyerbank and Davis Faulkner had a fabulous time hosting our staff, family and friends to our annual day out at the Yass Picnic Races on 3 March 2018! It was a great opportunity to frock up and let the kids frolic all the while supporting our regional Yass community. Many thanks to Mana Catering for…
February 4, 2018 12:53 pm
We had a stellar time on 24 January 2018 hosting the lawyerbank team and their guests to the Open Air Cinema screening of Wonder! While the weather held out the tears, beers and popcorn were flowing… a WONDERful and inspirational way to kick start the new year. We all need a standing ovation at least…
December 15, 2017 12:58 pm
“To mark my 300 days of secondment, lawyerbank had for me…. a Penfolds Grange under the Christmas tree…” We were delighted to make some spirits bright and announce our new law-alty bonus at this years lawyerbank Christmas party. Congratulations Christine Ng, Sandra Henderson-Kelly and Kate Stewart as our first deserving recipients! Merry Christmas to all… and…
December 13, 2017 1:26 pm
Our lawyerbank reindeers had a very merry time spreading Christmas cheer and festive macarons to our clients around Canberra over the past couple of days! Many thanks to Dream Cuisine for combining sensational flavours with our corporate colours!
September 7, 2017 1:21 pm
lawyerbank had lots of fun this past week catching up with our new lawyers to congratulate them on their upcoming secondments and to provide them with their secondment kits so they are fully equipped for their onsite roles… And it was great to see they got creative with some ‘lawyerbank love’ in return!
August 18, 2017 1:22 pm
We had a brilliant night hosting our lawyerbank secondees for the 2017 Mid Year Dinner… in accordance with tradition it was a night full of magic, “merch” and much merriment! We are thrilled to have such a fun loving group of lawyers to call our team!
May 3, 2017 1:01 pm
lawyerbank was delighted to host our lawyers and their guests to a night out at Dendy Premium Cinema on 3 May 2017. It was a great opportunity to catch up and thank everyone for their hard work (over bubbles and popcorn)!
February 27, 2017 11:31 am
lawyerbank and Davis Faulkner Lawyers thoroughly enjoyed hosting our lawyers, clients, friends and families for a day out at the Yass Races this weekend (25 Feb)! It was a great opportunity to frock up, support our local regional community and savour the delicious catering by Murali Rangachari (Mana Catering Solutions) and amazing cupcakes by Julia…
February 11, 2017 11:33 am
lawyerbank had a great time hosting the Association of Corporate Counsel for drinks and canapes on Friday night (10 Feb)! It was a lovely occasion to mingle with our in-house colleagues as well as share a few stories about the lawyerbank journey and thank our founding team members.
February 6, 2017 11:24 am
We are very excited to welcome Edward Eyers to the lawyerbank partnership! 2017 has already kicked off to a great start for lawyerbank with our team of advisers and list of clients growing on a weekly basis. With lawyerbank’s continuing and rapid growth it is timely for us to bring on a new partner to…