HopgoodGanim announces promotion of 15 legal practitioners

29 June 2012

HopgoodGanim has announced the promotion of 15 legal professionals within the firm, in both its Corporate and Family Law practices.

Managing partner Bruce Humphrys says that HopgoodGanim's partners are delighted to recognise and reward the ongoing achievement of these practitioners.

"These lawyers have all made outstanding contributions to their practice groups and have shown a real commitment to providing exceptional service and advice to our clients.

"The number of staff members promoted also demonstrates the firm's ongoing commitment to servicing our clients in areas of high demand and to providing strong career development and progression opportunities for our employees."

The promotions include the appointment of family lawyer Alison Ross to partnership. The chair of the Queensland Law Society's Family Law Committee, Alison is an Accredited Family Law Specialist and was recommended in the Doyle's Guide Queensland Family Law Review for 2012.

The following promotions will come into effect on 1 July 2012:


  • Alison Ross, Family Law

Special Counsel

  • Lisa Lahey, Family Law

Senior Associate

  • Aaron Alcock, Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Damian Roe, Resources and Energy
  • Julia O'Connor, Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Shauna Foley, Family Law
  • Tim Scanlan, Business Services and Structuring


  • Amity Anderson, Family Law
  • Emily McCartney, Resources and Energy
  • Jon Erbacher, Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Karyn Silcock, Corporate Advisory and Governance
  • Laura Hanrahan, Business Services and Structuring
  • Liam Fairhall, Corporate Advisory and Governance
  • Troy Wild, Industrial and Employment Law

Esther Cohen, Senior Communications Advisor
Tel: 07 3024 0192