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Apr 17, 2020

INSIGHT: Meridian recognised in Best Lawyers 2021 Edition

Meridian Lawyers is delighted to congratulate our lawyers who have been recognised in The Australian Financial Review’s Best Lawyers List, 2021 edition. Nationally, Meridian set a new benchmark with 19 of its Principals and Special Counsel acknowledged as Best Lawyers. Special congratulations goes to Robert Minc who was named Lawyer of the Year in the category of Personal […]

Jan 13, 2020

INSIGHT: Making a difference – free legal advice to bushfire affected businesses and employees

Have you been affected by the recent bushfires and need legal advice? We have been deeply saddened by the devastation across communities in New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia as they come to terms with the loss of life, land, animals and businesses as a result of the recent bushfires. Meridian Lawyers is offering […]

Nov 13, 2019

INSIGHT: Meridian’s Sydney, Newcastle and Melbourne teams recognised in Doyle’s Guide 2019

Congratulations to all our Principals and team members who were recognised in the Doyle’s Guide 2019 NSW and Victoria listings. This follows the recent recognition of our Perth and Brisbane teams in the Western Australia and Queensland editions of Doyle’s Guide. In the NSW Medical Negligence & Malpractice Lawyers (Defendant) category, we congratulate Principal Nevena […]

Nov 6, 2019

INSIGHT: Meridian’s Perth team recognised in Doyle’s Guide 2019

Meridian is delighted to announce that our Perth team, as well as our two Western Australia principals have been recognised in the Western Australia 2019 edition of Doyle’s Guide. Principal Mark Birbeck was named a recommended lawyer in Public & Product Liability (Defendant). Principal Shannon ony was named a recommended lawyer in Medical Negligence & […]

Oct 3, 2019

INSIGHT: Media release – Meridian Lawyers announces internal promotions

Meridian Lawyers is delighted to announce the promotion of Georgina Odell to Principal, effective 1 October 2019. Georgina has been with the firm since 2012 and has more than 25 years’ legal experience providing commercial legal services to a diverse client base including pharmacists, education and care services, veterinary practitioners, fitness businesses, national associations and […]

Jul 29, 2019

INSIGHT: Media Release – Meridian Lawyers appoints CEO

Meridian Lawyers is delighted to announce the appointment of Gerard Milne as its new CEO, effective 2 September 2019. Gerard joins Meridian in this newly created role. With a background of more than 20 years’ commercial experience across Australia and international markets, Gerard has held a number of senior leadership roles for high performing global […]

Apr 2, 2019

INSIGHT: Meridian Lawyers celebrates 15 years in business

1 April 2019 marks a significant milestone in Meridian’s history – 15 years in business. We have experienced significant growth over the past 15 years and this is largely due to our exceptional team of people at Meridian. Thank you for your unwavering dedication to providing excellent client service and for constantly striving to help […]

Mar 22, 2019

INSIGHT: Meridian recognised in Best Lawyers List 2020 edition

Meridian is delighted to congratulate our lawyers who have been recognised in The Australian Financial Review’s Best Lawyers List, 2020 edition. Special congratulations goes to Marianne Nicolle who was named as Lawyer of the Year in the category of Health & Aged Care Law. Congratulations also to:   Brisbane Scott Ames (Insurance Law) Peter Axelrod […]

Oct 25, 2018

INSIGHT: Provident Capital – Court approval of settlement

We are pleased to advise that the settlement of the class action prosecuted by Meridian Lawyers on behalf of approximately 900 group members in the failed Provident Capital debenture scheme has now been approved by the Supreme Court of NSW. The settlement will enable each of the group members to receive a significant payment towards […]

Aug 2, 2018

INSIGHT: Class Action News

On 26 July 2018 the Federal Court of Australia approved the settlement reached by Meridian Lawyers relating to two separate class actions relating to failed debenture and note schemes. In one of the approved class action settlements, Meridian Lawyers acted for 804 Group Members and achieved a settlement of $28,158,500. This will result in a […]