About us

MinterEllison is one of Australia's largest law firms, with nearly 200 years of business history. We're known for our legal and consulting expertise — and for our inclusive culture and authentic character.

Our lawyers and consultants work with clients to solve complex business problems every day. Find out more about our Industries, Solutions and MinterEllison Consulting. Our purpose, to create sustainable value for our clients, our people and our communities, guides our decisions. It shows us that who we are and how we work are inseparable. Meet our leadership. 

Who we are

We develop authentic, enduring relationships with our clients, people and communities. With nearly 200 years in business in Australia, we have a proud history of providing excellence to clients, nurturing our people and giving back to the communities in which we live and work. We are lawyers and consultants. Our teams are innovative, interdisciplinary and tailored to meet clients' needs. Find out how we align our work with our purpose and how we amplify our positive impact through pro bono and community investment. And we recognise the importance of reporting on our impact on communities and the environment. We create a culture of safety and inclusion right from the top. Read about our commitment to diversity and inclusion

How we work

Clients rely on us for our responsive, commercial approach. Our clients include government departments and agencies, private and publicly listed companies, and small and large businesses in Australia and overseas. We help them manage risk, take on challenges and take advantage of opportunities as they transform to meet an evolving economic, business and social landscape. We're switched on to the issues facing business leaders everywhere. 

Our purpose and values

At MinterEllison, our purpose is to create sustainable value with our clients, our people and our communities.

Our values guide our behaviours and define who we are and how we work:

  • Excellence – in all its forms is the hallmark of all that we do
  • Curiosity – we solve complex challenges for our clients and our business with a curious and innovative mindset
  • Collaboration – we harness the power of inclusion working collaboratively with each other and our clients