Who we are
You want your legal advice clear. simple. certain. You got it.
We are dedicated to providing specialised advice in terms that you can understand. We invest in innovation and technology to provide you with a better experience for even the most complex matter.
Chamberlains Law Firm has been nationally recognised for our way of doing things:
- Listed on the Australasian Lawyer Magazine’s Fast Firms List 2016
- Finalist Australasian Law Awards 2016 & 2017
- Finalist Lawyers Weekly Magazine Australian Law Awards 2017
Chamberlains Law Firm and its leadership team are friends and members of the following organisations:
- Australian Restructuring Insolvency and Turnaround Association
- Housing Industry Association
- Master Builders Association
- National Pro Bono Aspiration Target
- Real Estate Institute ACT
- Registration Scheme for Industrial Relations Auditor
- Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
Our people are not just lawyers, they are leaders. We are dedicated to teaching future legal professionals, promoting legal innovation and diversity in the profession.
Managing Director | Advisory – Private Wealth & Tax
Vik is one of Canberra’s leading tax, estate planning and private business lawyers. He is the author of two leading estate planning texts and is internationally certified with the Society for Trust and Estate Practitioners.
Director | Litigation – Insolvency & Risk Management
Stipe is a leading insolvency and reconstruction lawyer specialising in project litigation. Outside traditional legal services Stipe’s passion is technology to be more efficient for clients and support the community sector.
Director | Advisory – Corporate & Commercial
Mark is a director of the firm and is the practice leader of the Corporate & Commercial team. Mark specialises in corporate structuring; corporate governance; ASIC compliance; IP & technology; capital raising; sales and purchases of businesses; and general commercial contracting.
Director | Litigation – Employment and Risk Management
Rory’s principal practice is in dispute resolution with a focus on commercial and insurance litigation. Rory has acted for major Australian insurers, Federal and State governments and local companies in the resolution of complex and sensitive disputes.
Director | Advisory - Property & Construction
Louise is a property and construction lawyer whose experience includes executive directorship at an integrated property development and construction organisation for 7 years. Winner of API Young Achiever of the Year 2013 (ACT).
Director | Litigation - Building & Construction
Michael is a leading building and construction lawyer and accredited Adjudicator under the Security of Payment legislation in NSW. Michael advises upon major civil infrastructure projects and his practice is focused on dispute resolution and providing clients with commercial management expertise.
Senior Associate | Advisory
Bobby is an Associate in the Corporate & Commercial team specialising in assisting clients with their business requirements including structuring, asset protection, buying/selling assets, capital raisings and commercial contract preparation and review.
Senior Associate | Litigation
Nilanka is an associate in our Litigation and Risk Management Team. She specialises in intellectual property disputes and building and construction disputes.
Senior Associate | Litigation
Sayward specialises in insolvency and commercial litigation with a focus on commercial outcomes, as well as operating a niche equine legal services practice.
Senior Lawyer | Litigation
Katherine is a Senior Lawyer in our Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team specialising in insolvency and commercial litigation.
Katherine is passionate about providing structuring and turnaround advice to companies and businesses, with a focus on maximising asset protection and tax effectiveness.
Kellie specialises in Conveyancing and has hands on experience including residential sale and purchases, off the plan purchases, small and large scale developments as well as working on all other areas of Conveyancing.
Brooke is the Office Manager, managing the day to day running of the firm including but not confined to; Accounts, IT, Finance and Human Resource Management. She is currently studying, Leadership, Management and Human Resource Management.
Assistant Office Manager
Brenda has worked at Chamberlains for over a year and has enjoyed developing skills both for the firm and from what she has learnt whilst doing a bachelor of business informatics.
Olivia is a well organised and valued member of our admin team, with over 4 years experience in customer service. She is responsible for the client engagement and daily communications in the firm.