Firm Profile

Our assurance to you is to provide services which are tailored, innovative, strategic and practical.

We’ll support you with excellence, entrepreneurship and integrity.

You’ll lead in your document design, plain language communication and technology utilisation.

 

 

 

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CONSULT > ADVISE > TRANSACT

We’ll put in the time to understand your business before we treat it in legal terms.

We consult first and only then advise and transact. Consulting includes training and support for your entrepreneurship. 

In the consulting stage you’ll receive business decision support tools. Our suite of these tools includes hundreds of checklists, guides, questionnaires, spreadsheets, and slide decks.

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MULTIDISCIPLINARY THINKING

When required we are multidisciplinary in our approach to resolving client needs.

Your results will improve applying our market-leading expertise in integrating law with other areas of knowlege.

Our know-how and contacts are considerable in the areas of IT, managing people, online marketing, publishing, videography, web and social presence and management consultancy.

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IP COMMERCIALISATION LEADERS

We are specialists in the licensing of information and entertainment content, software, inventions, chemical formulations, training programs, courseware and new business ideas and systems.

As intellectual property lawyers we advise on trade marks, brands, copyrights, confidential information, and patents.

For the commercialisation of IP we apply over 100 years of collective experience. This provides cost-effective advice and support for many types of clients.

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MULTIMEDIA TALENT

Designing experiences is as important as reading, writing and arithmatic.

This age of distributed collaborative computing demands first rate audiovisual communication.

Our clients value our input working in collaboration with graphic designers, video makers and editors, programmers, and specialists in social media, search engine optimisation and web copywriting.

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STRATEGY & INTEGRATION SKILLS

Strategy is our forte. It leads how we resolve a dispute, progress a transaction or design a readily accepted legal document.

We’ll integrate your legal, business, design and technology strategy.

We regularly guide clients to distinguish their brands, offerings, online presence and intellectual assets. The work begins with an audit of your circumstances.

You’ll benefit from decades of investment in our suite document-based tools.

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MARKET RESEARCH & KNOWLEDGE

Commercial issues are especially challenging for which market knowledge is vital. Our investment in non-legal business research is substantial.

Solving a client’s commercial issues is typically harder than their legal issues

We follow this motto: Know > Manage > Lead. We are not afraid of commercial questions. What change in a business model or pricing would improve a business? What online presence is best? What customer expectations and trends threaten your profits?

 

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LEGALTECH PIONEERS

In Australia we are known as pioneers in drafting succinct, modern and practical legal and related documents.

We make client transactions faster, better, safer and cheaper.

We’ve redesigned hundreds of client workflows and ways of doing business. 

We regularly guide clients in ways to increase productivity and win more business. Often this involves changing business processes and using cloud computing, ecommerce and online workflows.