Media release

45 practitioners recognised by Best Lawyers®

17 April 2020

Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected peer review publication in the legal profession. The Best Lawyers list is compiled by conducting exhaustive peer review surveys in which tens of thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. 

We’re pleased to announce 45 HopgoodGanim practitioners across 30 specialties have been recognised in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers, which was released today. 

Partner, Geoff Wilson was named Best Lawyers 2021 “Lawyer of the Year” in Family Law Mediation in Brisbane.

Of the 45 HopgoodGanim practitioners named, nine practitioners were recognised for the first time.  These practitioners, who we think deserve a special mention, include: 

For the 2021 edition, HopgoodGanim added an additional six specialities to our rankings, including Alternative Dispute Resolution, Government Practice, Hospitality and Tourism Law, Intellectual Property Law, Tax Law and Trusts and Estates.
HopgoodGanim are proud of the exceptional outcomes our team are achieving. The full list of our practitioners recognised in Best Lawyers 2021 is as follows:

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Banking and Finance Law

Commercial Law

Corporate Law

Corporate/Governance Practice

Employee Benefits Law

Energy Law

Family Law

Family Law Mediation

Government Practice

Hospitality and Tourism Law

Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Insurance Law

  • Melissa McGarrity, Senior Associate

Intellectual Property Law

Labour and Employment Law

Land Use and Zoning Law

Leasing Law


Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Mining Law

Native Title Law

Natural Resources Law

Occupational Health & Safety Law

Oil & Gas Law

Personal Injury Litigation

Planning and Environmental Law

Real Property Law

Tax Law

Trusts and Estates

Wealth Management / Succession Planning Practice

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