Col advises government agencies and corporate entities dealing with government, principally in commercial law but with a particular focus on probity advice for major procurement and funding projects. Col has received an Excellence Award in Government Legal Services from the NSW Law Society and is frequently listed in the AFR's Australian Best Lawyers list for Government.
Colin Webeck and Liana Westcott were appointed as probity advisers to the Department of Human Services (DHS) for the procurement of Managed Telecommunications Solutions during 2011.
"Colin Webeck of Sparke Helmore works in the area of probity and advises a range of government departments on matters such as funding and procurement." – Ranked Government Lawyer, Chambers Asia-Pacific 2016
Ranked Government Lawyer – Chambers Asia-Pacific 2017