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Released 05/23

Gilchrist Connell wins Insurance Specialist Firm of the Year at the Australasian Law Awards 2023

Leading Australian insurance sector law firm, Gilchrist Connell, was named winner of the Insurance Specialist Firm of the Year at the Australasian Law Awards

The judging committee assessed Gilchrist Connell against law firms who generated at least 50% of their firm revenue from insurance law matters in 2023. The judging panel noted: “[Gilchrist Connell is] a leading firm advising on complex issues and providing solutions to businesses across the insurance sector; [with] impressive line-up and growth, including the pro bono practice, during 2022.”

Managing Principal, Richard Wood states, “To have come away with the win for Insurance Specialist of the Year is testament to the hard work that each and every one of us puts into Gilchrist Connell every day – in whatever role. We are particularly pleased that the judges noted our increasing reputation at the complex end of the market, our growth and our thriving pro-bono practice.”
Australasian Law Awards winners were announced on 18 May at the Fullerton Hotel in Sydney. We congratulate all winners and Excellence Awardees recognised during this process.

About Gilchrist Connell

Gilchrist Connell is a leading insurance sector law firm operating across all Australian jurisdictions from its five offices. The firm’s fresh approach to legal services sets it apart. Gilchrist Connell is trusted by clients across Australia to provide commercial advice and representation. The team of over 140 lawyers advises insurers, brokers, underwriting agencies, self-insureds, insureds and businesses operating nationally and internationally across all lines of insurance. We also provide employment, WHS, restructuring and insolvency, corporate and commercial advice, and front-end solutions, to businesses, including the insurance sector, at all stages of their life cycle.