Recognition

KHQ’s Awards & Achievements

Who's Who Legal - Franchise

2017

Peter Buberis and Iain Irvine have again received international recognition with their inclusion in the Who’s Who Legal for Franchise law in 2017.

Who’s Who Legal conducts independent research with clients and peers to identify the world’s leading franchise lawyers for inclusion in this annual publication.  This is the fifth time Peter has been so recognised and according to Who’s Who Legal, Peter “impresses clients and peers alike with his strong client base and impressive understanding of the industry”.  This is the second time that Iain has been recognised, with clients describing him as a “true leader in the franchise legal market”.

Many thanks to our clients for this wonderful recognition, and congratulations Peter & Iain!

Legal 500 Asia Pacific Leading Firm 2018

Legal 500 Asia Pacific

2018

We are proud to announce that KHQ Lawyers has again been recognised as a Leading Firm (Employment) in Australia for 2018 by the Legal 500 Asia Pacific.

Chris Gianatti, Director of our Workplace Relations & OHS team, is a Band 1 ‘Leading Individual’ for the fourth consecutive year, and Senior Associate Claire Brown joins the ranks as a Recommended lawyer.

Congratulations to Chris, Claire & the team!

The Best Lawyers™

2018

More recognition for KHQ’s top flight team, with several of our lawyers being recognised in the 10th edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Australia!

This is the third consecutive year that Peter and Fiona have been so recognised, and the second consecutive year for Gina.  Congratulations, team!

30 Under 30 Finalist – Amelia Edwards

2017

We are delighted to announce that Amelia Edwards, a lawyer in our corporate & commercial team, is a finalist for the Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 Award 2017. Amelia is an exceptional young lawyer – not only is she an integral part of our corporate & commercial and marketing law teams, but she’s also involved with a small theatre production company and regularly volunteers with a community legal service.

Said Managing Director, David Kelly, “Amelia (aka ACE) joined us as a graduate in 2014. We are very proud of her rapid career progression. She embodies our core value: passionate about being the best.”

Read more about Amelia’s skills and experience here.

Boutique Firm of the Year

2017

We are proud to announce that KHQ Lawyers is a Finalist for the Australian Boutique Firm of the Year in the 2017 Australasian Law Awards!

Legal 500 Asia Pacific

2015, 2016 & 2017

Chris Gianatti, Director of our Workplace Relations & OHS team, has been ranked a Band 1 ‘Leading Individual’ by the Legal 500 Asia Pacific for the third consecutive year.

Our Workplace Relations & OHS team has again been recognised as a Leading Firm (Employment) with an improved ranking.

Well done to Chris & the team!

Who's Who Legal: Franchise 2016

2016

KHQ Lawyers is proud to announce that both Peter Buberis and Iain Irvine have received international recognition with their inclusion in the Who’s Who Legal: Franchise 2016.

Who’s Who Legal conducts independent research with clients and peers to identify the world’s leading franchise lawyers for inclusion in this annual publication.

This is the fourth time Peter has been so recognised, with Iain being included for the first time. This award is testament to the outstanding skills and expertise of our franchise team.

KHQ is Doyle's Recommended

2017

KHQ Lawyers is proud to be listed as a ‘recommended’ firm in the Doyle’s Leading Family & Divorce Law Firms (Melbourne) 2017.

Boutique Firm of the Year

2016

We are proud to announce that KHQ Lawyers is a Finalist for the Australian Boutique Firm of the Year in the 2016 Australasian Law Awards!

Partner of the Year Finalist

2016

KHQ is proud to announce that David Kelly has been selected as a finalist in the Lawyers Weekly “Partner of the Year Awards“.

Best Lawyers in Australia 2016

2016

Kelly Hazell Quill is proud to announce that Peter Buberis and Fiona Gilbert have again been recognised as leaders in their field in the Ninth Edition of The Best Lawyers in Australia.

The list of Australia’s best published in the Australian Financial Review includes lawyers in private practice, chosen through an exhaustive survey where top lawyers evaluate their professional peers. Ultimately a lawyer’s inclusion is based on the subjective judgments of his or her fellow lawyers.

Client 'Tesserent' Launches IPO

2016

KHQ is proud to announce its involvement in the successful public offering of Tesserent Limited. We would like to congratulate Andrew Walker and his team, senior associate Kate Landells and Lisa Praszkier, on their hard work and accomplishment. The announcement article can be found below.

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