Media release

Leading Family Law Practice continues its dominance

03 December 2018

HopgoodGanim Lawyers is delighted to have been named a First Tier Family Law firm, as announced by Doyle’s Guide in Leading Family & Divorce Law Firms – Brisbane, 2019.

The firm’s Family Law Partners have also featured in Doyle’s Leading Family & Divorce Lawyers – Brisbane, 2019.  Co-head of the practice and Australian prenuptial agreement authority, Geoff Wilson, was named a Preeminent practitioner with fellow practice co-head Freda Wigan, and Alison Ross and Lisa Lahey ranked Recommended.

Whilst Senior Associate Kathleen Coggins and Associate Elle McDermott have also been named Family Law Rising Stars - Queensland, 2019.

The firm has also had two Partners listed in the category of Leading Family Lawyers (High-Value & Complex Property Matters) - Brisbane, 2019 with Geoff Wilson and Freda Wigan.

In addition to the above, another category of Leading Parenting & Children’s Matters Lawyers – Brisbane, 2019 has seen Partner, Lisa Lahey ranked.

In the Australian Leading Family & Divorce Law Firms by Doyle's Guide, the firm retained their First-Tier ranking for 2019, placing them in the top seven practices in the country. Family Law Partners Geoff Wilson and Freda Wigan were also named in Leading Family & Divorce Lawyers – Australia, 2019.

These rankings represent another very strong year for our family law practice.

“These rankings continue to uphold our Family Law Partners’ hard-earned place amongst Australia’s best practitioners,” said Managing Partner Bruce Humphrys.

“Kathleen and Elle’s recognition as rising stars is a marvellous tribute to their continual development.”

“Elle, in particular, is still in the early stages of her career, so recognition like this is a wonderful achievement.”

“These rankings are the result of the tireless efforts of our entire Family Law legal and support team.”

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