Corrs Chambers Westgarth, also known as Corrs is a commercial law firm based in Australia. The firm, founded in 1841, with its first office in Melbourne. The firm currently holds offices in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, and Perth. The firm works on both national and international levels, and holds association with law firms based in Americas, the Middle East, Europe, and Asia. The firm is currently regarded as a leading law firm in Australia, and is one of the most well known independent law firms in Australia. The firm is well recognized for its innovation, client driven approach, and quality advice.
In 2016, the Legal 500 named Corrs as the number one law firm in the APAC and Australia, according to the Legal 500 Client intelligence report. As the in-house legal community scored the firm highest across all three aspects; which include client relationship skills, project management, and technical legal abilities.
The firm invests time and resources in their client’s business, and takes out special time to understand each and every aspect of their business; this allows them complete understanding, and a better grasp on the challenges they are facing. This also allows them a chance to develop a deep connection with their clients, and their business workings. Corrs is well known for going beyond the traditional expectations set by law firms, and ensure that they are offering their clients first class legal advice. In addition to a partnership, and commitment to navigate them in difficult times, and helps them achieve success – on a national and international level.
Corrs is one of the most globally connected law firm operating from within Australia. They have many pioneering partner networks in Asia-Pacific, and other areas of the world. This helps them ensure that they are able to support their clients in various markets of the world. The firm is well recognised as a leader, and are well known for the quality of advice and commercial services and the outcomes they have offered their clients. Their lawyers are known as innovative lawyers, and have at times been recognised time after time by many for their services.
Corrs offers so much more than just advice, as they help clients adapt to the future. Their history spans more than 175 years, but they focus on creating opportunities for their clients. In this rapidly changing business world, they strive to ensure that their clients thrive in the business markets all around the globe. They have received a number of awards, and they firm is well recognised as a leading firm, as well as recognised for their lawyers.
In this increasingly globalised, hyper-connected situation, they commit to continue to assist their clients by focusing on their clients needs. Listed below are the services offered by Corrs Chambers Westgarth:
- Banking & Finance
- Capital Markets
- Climate Change
- Competition & Regulatory
- Corporate / M&A
- Cyber Security
- Employment, Workplace Relations & Safety
- Energy & Resources
- Environment & Planning
- Financial Services
- Foreign Investment into Australia
- Global Regulatory
- Intellectual Property
- International Trade / WTO & Global Policy
- Investment Funds
- Litigation & Dispute Resolution
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Private Equity
- Projects & Infrastructure
- Property & Real Estate
- Restructuring and Insolvency
- Telecommunications, Media & Technology