Eight McCullough Robertson Lawyers Named in the 2013 Best Lawyers in Australia List

Eight McCullough Robertson Lawyers Named in the 2013 Best Lawyers in Australia List

Eight McCullough Robertson Lawyers Named in the 2013 Best Lawyers in Australia List

5 April 2013

McCullough Robertson is pleased to announce that eight lawyers have been named in the 2013 Edition of Best Lawyers with Chairman of Partners, Brett Heading, recognised as 2013 Brisbane Mergers and Acquisitions ‘Lawyer of the Year.’  Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

McCullough Robertson would like to congratulate the following lawyers named to the 2013 Best Lawyers in Australia list:

  • Brett Heading: Mergers and Acquisitions ‘Lawyer of the Year;’ and Corporate
  • Tim Longwill: Health and Aged Care
  • Stuart Macnaughton: Planning and Environmental Law
  • Malcolm McBratney: Intellectual Property
  • Bill Morrissey: Defamation and Media; and Litigation
  • Jim Peterson: Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Derek Pocock: Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Mark West: Retirement Villages and Senior Living Law

Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. Its first international list was published in 2006 and since then has grown to provide lists in over 65 countries.

McCullough Robertson Managing Partner, Guy Humble, said the firm was delighted to be recognised for its ongoing commitment to excellence in the legal profession. ‘McCullough Robertson strives to provide the highest standard of legal advice and service.  We are pleased to be acknowledged again by our peers and industry for our expertise across practice areas.’

‘Best Lawyers is the most effective tool in identifying critical legal expertise,’ said President and Co-Founder Steven Naifeh. ‘Inclusion on this list shows that an attorney is respected by his or her peers for professional success.

Lawyers on the Best Lawyers in Australia list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.


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For more information contact Kate Bartlett on +61 7 3233 8632.

About McCullough Robertson

McCullough Robertson is a leading Australian independent law firm with industry specialists combining legal expertise with deep industry knowledge and foresight. The firm provides innovative, relevant and commercial legal solutions to major corporate, government and high net worth individuals across Australia and internationally. Established in 1926 the firm’s major focus areas are the resources (mining and energy), food and agribusiness, technology, telecommunications, health and life sciences (pharmaceuticals), real estate and financial services sectors.

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