Sparke Helmore Lawyers is proud to announce that National Head of IPT, Shannon Platt, has been named as a finalist in the Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards' Partner of the Year category.

National Managing Partner Philip Salem said: "This nomination is testament to Shannon's IP repertoire, the way she practises law and services her clients. She is an exceptional Partner and hugely deserving of this nomination."

"I'm extremely humbled to be shortlisted for this prestigious award alongside some of the very best senior lawyers in the country," adds Shannon.

Shannon and her team have had a successful year, being shortlisted for the Asia IP Awards and the Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards. Shannon was also awarded Intellectual Property Partner of the Year in Lawyers Weekly's Partner of the Year Awards.

About Sparke Helmore

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 845 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.

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