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KHQ Lawyers - Ines Kallweit - Preeminent Wills & Estates Lawyer

Ines Kallweit has again been recognised as a preeminent Wills, Estates & Succession Planning Lawyer and (for the 7th consecutive year) a preeminent Wills & Estates Litigation Lawyer in the highly regarded legal directory, Doyle’s Guide. KHQ Lawyers is also recognised as a 2nd tier firm in both categories. Congratulations to Ines and the team!

Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 - Financial Services - Sanela Osmanovic

We are delighted to announce that Sanela Osmanovic has been named a finalist in the financial services category of the Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 awards for 2021.

KHQ Lawyers - Best Lawyers in Australia 022

Several of our senior leaders have been recognised in the 2022 edition of the Best Lawyers in Australia. Congratulations to Claire Brown, Gina Capasso, Kate Landells, Catherine Bell, Chris Gianatti, Jeremy Snow, Greg Oliver, Damian Tarulli and Natalie Cambrell (who is also recognised as Lawyer of the Year in the investments law category).

KHQ Lawyers - Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021

KHQ is again recognised as a leading employment law firm in the Legal 500 Asia Pacific, with Chris Gianatti, retaining his Band 1 ranking (for the 7th year) and Michael Cochrane also a recommended lawyer.  Congratulations to Chris & the team!

KHQ Lawyers - Rachael Hocking

Warmest congratulations to Rachael Hocking, who has successfully completed the Law Institute of Victoria accreditation program, and is now recognised as an Accredited Specialist in wills & estates.

KHQ Lawyers - promotions January 2021

Finishing the year on a high note, we’re delighted to announce that James Allen and Dash Paudyal have both been promoted to senior associate from 1 January 2021.

KHQ Insights

Recouping earlier deductions under the SOPA

Posted By on 2/12/21 at 9:32 AM

Goldwind Australia Pty Ltd v ALE Heavylift (Australia) Pty Ltd [2021] VSC 625 In the recent decision in Goldwind Australia Pty Ltd v ALE Heavylift (Australia) Pty Ltd [2021] VSC 625 (the Goldwind Case), the Supreme Court of Victoria held that under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2002 (Vic) (the SOP … Read more

Super Alert – 26 November 2021

Welcome to the latest issue of the KHQ Super Alert. This week, APRA released a discussion paper on financial resilience, and its Deputy Chair, Helen Rowell, delivered a speech calling for greater innovation to improve post-retirement outcomes. Treasury published a report reviewing AFCA’s effectiveness and also released draft exposure legislation in relation to modernising business … Read more