We are delighted to announce that 72 Sparke Helmore lawyers are included on the 2022 Best Lawyers' list, with three lawyers receiving Best Lawyers' Lawyer Of The Year Awards.Read more...
The Design and Building Practitioners Regulation 2021 (NSW) was made on 9 April, with a significant change to the transitional exemption provisions from the consultation draft.Read more...
Read about the decision clarifying the use of the prevention principle and the implications of the finding including for those in the construction sector.Read more...
Sparke Helmore is one of the leading film finance law firms in Australia. Led by Bill Chapman, the team has expertise around funding options for film makers and their financiers.
On 30 March 2021, the Spent Convictions Act 2021 became law in Victoria, the last state in Australia to introduce a spent convictions scheme.
Sparke Helmore Lawyers is delighted to announce Dalvin Chien has joined to lead our technology law team within the Corporate & Commercial Practice.
The Court hands down its judgment concerning the case involving non-compliant combustible cladding that spread a fire at the Lacrosse apartment tower.
Our Workplace team highlights the key changes and considerations for employers related to casual employment, which will come into effect soon.
Sparke Helmore proud to be recognised as Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (2018/19 and 2019/20)
Sparke Helmore Lawyers has been recognised two years running as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA). Click here to read more.
Sparke Helmore Lawyers
We’ve come a long way since our doors first opened in the Hunter in 1882. We’ve had an office in Sydney since the ‘60s and we recently opened our ninth office in Darwin.
We cover five key areas of law – Corporate & Commercial, Commercial Insurance, Government, Statutory Lines of Insurance and Workplace – with more than 30 specialised areas of expertise. We’re a truly national, full service and proudly Australian firm that delivers results through deep collaboration with our clients. Wherever our clients need us, that’s where we’ll be.
Covering a big country needs a big team—we’re more than 816 people now and still growing. And in true Australian spirit, we’re friendly, approachable and easy to work with. And when you work with one of us, you get the expertise of all of us.