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
Chamberlains Law Firm is a friend and member of the following organisations:
- Master Builders Association
- Real Estate Institute ACT
- National Pro Bono Aspiration Target
- Registration Scheme for Industrial Relations Auditor
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).
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.
Associate | Litigation
Nilanka is an associate in our Litigation and Risk Management Team. She specialises in intellectual property disputes and building and construction disputes.
Lawyer | Litigation
Katherine is a litigation lawyer specialising in Securitisation, Commercial Recovery, Insolvency, Reconstruction and Turnaround Advice, Asset Protection Advice, Building and Construction matters and Employment-related matters.
Lawyer | Litigation
Madeleine specialises in running complex litigation in the Magistrates, Supreme and Federal Courts including insurance, employment, construction, contracting, and commercial matters.
Graduate Lawyer | Litigation
Malena is a graduate of law in the UK, and has worked for the UN in Switzerland at the International Law Commission. She is undertaking studies to be admitted in the ACT and plans to specialise in employment law, litigation and class actions.
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.
Susan supports the management team and practitioners, with responsibilities including business administration and professional staff coordination to ensure the accomplishment of the strategic goals and objectives of the firm.
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.