Ten of our senior lawyers have been recognised in the latest Best LawyersTM in Australia rankings.
Our teams are working remotely and are fully functional. Staying connected and practising self-care is vitally important during these challenging times. Remote yoga, anyone?
Chris Gianatti has been recognised in the Leading Employment Lawyers (Employer Representation) category of Doyle’s Guide for the third consecutive year. Gina Capasso has also been recognised in the Leading Workplace Health & Safety Lawyers category for the first time. Congratulations Chris and Gina!
KHQ has for the fourth consecutive year been named a leading employment law firm in the Legal 500 Asia Pacific. Director, Chris Gianatti, has retained his Band 1 leading ranking, which he has held for six consecutive years. Gina Capasso, Claire Brown and Michael Cochrane have also been recognised as key team members. Warmest congratulations to Chris & the team!
Construction & EngineeringOur team offers responsive and focused legal assistance to construction and engineering industry participants. We act for principals, consultants, project managers, contractors, superintendents and specialist subcontractors in all manner of “front end” and “back end” matters.
Litigation & Dispute ResolutionWe act for individuals and both large and small businesses in commercial litigation matters. We are committed to ensuring the best outcome for our clients and our focus where possible is to achieve early and effective commercial solutions without resorting to litigation.
Private WealthOur team provides expert advice to businesses and business owners, high net worth individuals (including executives), families and intermediaries in relation to business structuring, succession planning, taxation law issues, wills & estates, estates litigation and family and relationship law issues.
The Melbourne office of top tier boutique, KHQ Lawyers, has elevated two senior lawyers to the ranks of principal solicitor. Kate Landells (Corporate & Commercial) and Michael Cochrane (Workplace Relations & Safety) have both been promoted, effective 1 July 2020. KHQ’s managing director, David Kelly, expressed his delight at the promotions. “Kate is a technically … Read more
Victorian businesses face new workplace manslaughter laws under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (Vic) commencing on 1 July 2020. We have been advising businesses and holding training sessions on these news laws to assist companies and their officers to understand and rectify any gaps where there may be potential exposure. Given the hefty … Read more
Court process may never perhaps return to the way it was and it is important for lawyers and family law clients involved in the system to be aware of emerging trends. The Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia (“the Courts”) are increasing face-to-face hearings in a staggered way over the … Read more