Media release

HopgoodGanim Lawyers welcomes three new partners as CRH Law merger completes

01 July 2021
2 min.

HopgoodGanim Lawyers is pleased to announce the promotion of 19 new practitioners, effective 1 July. 

Also from 1 July, the firm welcomes eight new staff from CRH Law, who will operate under the HopgoodGanim Lawyers brand. 

CRH Law holds an indisputable reputation as Queensland’s leading advisor in the areas of elder law, the not for profit sector, aged care and retirement law and is led by the highly regarded Brian Herd and Joanne O’Brien, who will join the firm as Partners.

Along with Brian Herd and Joanne O’Brien, Kim Hinton’s (Banking and Financial) promotion will take the firm’s partner numbers to 42. 

Managing Partner, Bruce Humphrys congratulated all involved. 

“CRH Law have already felt part of HopgoodGanim given our close working relationship, but it is really pleasing to have them officially join us.

“I am immensely proud of our 19 promotions, all practitioners who have gone above and beyond to deliver exceptional outcomes for our clients.”

The full list of promotions are: 


Special Counsel

Senior Associate 


The six practitioners from CRH Law joining HopgoodGanim Lawyers are: 

01 July 2021

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