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Four of the world’s leading insurance law firms have joined forces to deliver legal services for insurers and their global clients. Conceived and formed to meet the legal needs of the growing multinational insurance market, Legalign Global employs an innovative … Read More

With more than 65 million people displaced across the globe, 65 years since the Refugee Convention came into force, Wotton + Kearney has proudly joined as a sponsor of the Kaldor Centre for International Refugee Law’s third Annual Conference, which … Read More

Sean O’Connor (Partner) and Michael Fung (Associate) review the recent NSW Court of Appeal decision in Mansfield v Great Lakes Council [2016] NSWCA 204, which discusses the evidence needed for a plaintiff to overcome a defence under section 43A (applicable … Read More

As the very excited winner of the 2016 APIG Wotton + Kearney scholarship my trip to London was certainly one I had been eagerly looking forward to. Plus, any excuse to leave Melbourne in the middle of winter is always … Read More

Wotton + Kearney, in partnership with the Australian Professional Indemnity Group (APIG)  is excited to announce the launch of the 2016 W+K APIG Scholarship. The Scholarship is an outstanding opportunity for a talented young APIG member to attend the 20th … Read More

We are delighted to welcome Richard Johnson to partnership, effective from 1 July 2016, as announced in The Australian today. Since joining W+K in February 2015, Richard has made an impressive impact on the firm and the broader insurance industry. … Read More

Wotton + Kearney has been selected as a finalist for Professional Services Firm of the Year at the 2016 Australian Insurance Industry Awards. Co-hosted by the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF) and Asia Insurance Review, … Read More

We are excited to announce that Alexis Taylor from our Melbourne Office has been selected as a finalist for the Victorian Ron Shorter Memorial Award for Professionalism in Public Speaking, presented by the Australian Insurance Law Association. Upon submitting her … Read More

We are excited to announce the latest edition of Wotton + Kearney’s Insurance Year in Review, a summary of legal developments and case learnings over the past 12 months relevant to the insurance industry. Our 9th edition comes to you in … Read More

We congratulate Heidi Nash-Smith for being nominated as a finalist for the Pro Bono Partner of the Year Award. Heidi recently sat down with Lawyers Weekly to discuss her nomination and how smaller firms can excel in building a strong … Read More