Led by Melbourne’s Greek community leader, Bill Papastergiadis, Moray & Agnew Lawyers Melbourne, has been ranked among the leading firms in this year’s Asia Pacific Legal 500 directory for services provided in the distinct areas of construction, insurance, real estate and labor and employment. .
Legal 500 is a leading directory of law firms in more than 150 global jurisdictions, and ranks law firms annually based on independent feedback from thousands of corporate lawyers and other law firm clients. lawyers.
The Melbourne practice has been recognized as a leading firm in Asia Pacific across a number of practice areas and ranked from the top 10 to the top 25 in four main practice areas – noting that there are over 16,000 firms in lawyers in Australia alone.
“I am delighted that so many of our lawyers and practice groups have been applauded for being the great lawyers that they are, and especially proud of all of our accomplishments in what has been such a difficult year for all. the world,” said Melbourne managing partner Bill Papastergiadis, who is also the lead partner in the Melbourne construction practice.
“This continued recognition places our firm firmly among Australia’s leading law firms. This is a fantastic achievement on the part of our dedicated staff.
It is worth mentioning that Moray & Agnew employs dozens of Greek-born lawyers and legal staff, as many Greek Australians seek advice and trust a firm that can understand their needs.
“To continue to be among the top firms in Australia and Asia in so many major areas of our practice reveals the depth of expertise and skill of our lawyers. For example, in the field of construction, it has been enjoyable for us and myself to work on arguably the biggest projects in Australia. »
This has included Collins Square Precinct, Victoria’s largest mixed-use commercial and residential development involving 5 towers ($2.5bn), construction of some of the largest hotel projects (valued at over $1bn) in Perth and Melbourne, including the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Melbourne (85 floors) and the world’s largest residential tower development, the West Side Place neighborhood in Melbourne’s CBD, valued at over $1 billion and the project Landmark in Melbourne’s CBD comprising 850 apartments and multiple levels of amenities.
Finally, regarding future goals and plans, Melbourne Practice Development Manager Liz Chandler said, “It’s wonderful to continue to receive this recognition in so many areas, especially at the national. Bill was instrumental in the development of many areas in which we were recognized again this year. Since 2006, he has played a key role in our success and in driving and growing our business to include the services our customers need.”