Sparke Helmore Lawyers is delighted to be recognised in the Australasian Lawyer Employer of Choice 2019 list.Read more...
Insurance experts from Australia's leading law firms, including our own Chris Wood, have contributed to "A shifting landscape"—a must-read report from Australasian Lawyer, out now.Read more...
ASIC has released a helpful guide to assist Australian companies that have to comply with the Whistleblower Act or put a whistleblower policy in place.Read more...
15-11-19 | Sydney Commercial Insurance lawyer Roslyn Diesner looks at the new General Insurance Code of Practice, launching in early-2020. It brings significant changes, which insurers will need to prepare for.
12-11-19 | The proposed new offences will cover the most serious and negligent breaches of workplace safety and will be linked to existing duties under the OHS Act.
08-11-19 | The Commissioners of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety completed their Interim Report suggesting three key areas for action without delay. Our legal experts take a close look.
01-11-19 | Our expert Construction, Projects and Infrastructure lawyers look at building law reform changes coming in NSW following the introduction of the Design and Building Practitioners Bill 2019.
31-10-19 | For our final Soiree of 2019, guests gathered in the Gold Room of the Stillery Bar at the InterContinental Double Bay, sipping Ruinart paired with canapés.
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 950 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.