HWL Ebsworth to launch in Perth
HWL Ebsworth is set to launch its sixth domestic office, opening in Perth on 1 July. The firm has hired the entire team from Perth general corporate boutique Downings Legal, including six partners and 25 lawyers and paralegals, to operate the new base.
The six new HWL Ebsworth partners will be Mitch Artus, Andrew Davidson, Joyce Chin, Keith Thomas, Lynnette Goh and Veronica Jumeaux. The team will be led by Artus, who was formerly the managing partner of Downings Legal.
Juan Martinez, HWL Ebsworth Managing Partner, has indicated that the firm intends to further expand the Perth offering by recruiting additional partners in the coming months.