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  • Congratulations to Our Award Winners

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 13/11/2015
  • Congratulations to Alex Ramsey

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 03/07/2015

    Thynne + Macartney is pleased to announce that Alex Ramsey of the firm’s Agribusiness team has been promoted to Senior Associate. Alex joined Thynne + Macartney over six years ago has developed considerable experience in a variety of rural property transactions, compensation negotiations and estate planning exercises throughout Queensland, New South...Continue Reading

  • One Third of Thynne + Macartney’s Partners are “Best Lawyers”

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 02/06/2015

    Best Lawyers International has recognised over one third of the partners at Thynne + Macartney as being leaders in their field in its 2016 list, an extraordinary achievement for a boutique size firm. The Queensland Law Society held a breakfast today at the Brisbane Hilton to recognise the achievements of Queensland’s legal leaders as recognised by...Continue Reading

  • Congratulations to Our “Best Lawyers”

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 27/04/2015

    We would like to congratulate all the lawyers at Thynne + Macartney who have been recognised by Best Lawyers International 2016. Seven of our lawyers were named and four of our lawyers were named multiple times. To see Peter’s profile, please click here. To see Michael’s profile, please click here. To see Bill’s profile, please click...Continue Reading

  • Congratulations to the Agribusiness team

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 16/03/2015

    Congratulations to the Agribusiness team who have won the Corporate Award of “The Kidworth Case Study Competition”. The competition was conducted by a grass-roots agribusiness organisation based at Longreach and posed a series of hypothetical questions about a family business which faced a series of challenges common to many across rural...Continue Reading

  • AgForce Interview with Ari McCamley – Succession Planning

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 02/09/2014

    AgForce recently interviewed Thynne + Macartney’s Ari McCamley, Partner, on the importance of a family succession plan, a topic he will expand on at the upcoming Biloela 360 Series conference this week. To view the interview, please click...Continue Reading

  • Press Release – Thynne + Macartney: Charting our own course

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 28/08/2014

    As a boutique top tier law firm with offices in Brisbane and Sydney, Thynne + Macartney is setting a new strategic course with plans to expand further into Sydney. “The firm began its move in a new strategic direction with the dissolution of the Kennedy Strang Legal Group late last year,” said Chairman of Partners, Mr Bill...Continue Reading

  • 2014 Best Lawyers Australia

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 21/08/2014

    The list for Best Lawyers in Australia 2014-2015 has now been published by Best Lawyers International. Some of our partners have made the list this year including: Agriculture & Rural Affairs – Brisbane Peter Kenny Professional Malpractice Litigation – Brisbane John Moore Commercial Law – Brisbane Peter Jolly Shipping & Maritime...Continue Reading

  • Thynne & Macartney Welcomes Tim Quirk to Partnership

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 20/12/2013

    Thynne & Macartney welcomes Tim Quirk to the partnership effective as of 1 January 2014.  Tim leads the Planning, Environment and Local Government group and is a key member of the firm’s Property team. With over 16 years experience in the area, Tim is a specialist in planning and environment law with expertise in advice and litigation concerning...Continue Reading

  • Legal Guide for Primary Producers 2013 – Now Available

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 16/04/2013

    Thynne & Macartney was pleased to once again author the latest “Legal Guide for Primary Producers”, published by Queensland Law Society with assistance from Law Foundation Queensland. The Guide is a valuable tool for Queensland’s farmers and graziers. It explains many of the laws, rights and responsibilities that affect primary...Continue Reading

  • Insurance Brokers win strategic ruling in $10 million negligence claim

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 19/02/2013

    By Cameron Solley, Partner Chemical fire remediation costs found not capable of being covered under liability insurance policies  After a chemical fire, a company and director found they held no insurance policy which would respond to their claim to recover their outlays of well over $10 million in remediation outlays. They commenced proceedings against...Continue Reading

  • “Two Strikes Rule – Playing by the rules” published in February edition of Chartered Secretaries Journal.

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 30/01/2013

    Based on the success of their presentation at the Chartered Secretaries of Australia Discussion Group in December 2012, Thynne & Macartney’s Business Advisory & Dispute Resolution Group members Peter Jolly and Gina Bozinovski have had an article published in the February issue of the CSA’s monthly national journal, Keeping Good...Continue Reading

  • Thynne & Macartney to host final CSA Discussion Group for 2012

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 28/11/2012

    Thynne & Macartney is delighted to host the last Chartered Secretaries of Australia Public Companies Discussion Group for 2012. The CSA Public Companies Discussion Group provides an invaluable opportunity for CSA members (working in or with Public Companies) to get together and discuss matters which are relevant to them in an informal and informative...Continue Reading

  • Thynne & Macartney wins Lawtech Legal IT Team of the Year!

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 19/09/2012

    Thynne & Macartney’s IT team has won the Lawtech Legal IT Team of the Year (Small to Medium Firm) for 2012. The reasons for winning the award included: A goal set twelve months ago to deliver incremental change to the user, improved usability and getting the most out of existing core systems while providing improved system performance and...Continue Reading

  • Special Announcement: Thynne & Macartney Promotions 2012

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 29/06/2012

    Thynne & Macartney are delighted to announce the following internal promotions effective 1 July 2012: Ari McCamley, Partner, Agribusiness Michael Mayes, Associate, Banking & Finance Congratulations on your...Continue Reading

  • Thynne & Macartney Finalist in LearnX Learning & Technology Impact Awards 2012

    Published by Thynne & Macartney Posted on 29/06/2012

    Thynne & Macartney and Thynne & Macartney Learning & Development Manager Leisa Bulow have been recognised at the 2012 LearnX Learning & Technology Impact Awards for their significant impact on workforce performance through applying best practice, increasing employees’ skill sets and empowering employees. 2012 LearnX Organisational &...Continue Reading