2021 Senior appointments

Congratulations to our new Partners, Special Counsel, Directors, Senior Associates and Senior Managers.

From across our legal and consulting practices, these appointments strengthen our firm's market-leading capabilities and bolster our industry focus, now and for the future.


Capital Markets & Corporate

Capital Solutions
Martin Wright | Sydney

Finance Solutions
Sean Bradley | Melbourne
Alice Rubira | Melbourne

Transaction Solutions
Mellissa Lai | Canberra
Sudharshan Senathirajah | Melbourne

Disputes Competition & Insurance

Competition Risk & Regulatory
Vanessa Mellis | Brisbane

Dispute Resolution
Philip Stefanovski | Melbourne
David Suttner | Perth

Announcement of our 82 leadership appointments

"This group exemplifies the character and spirit that defines MinterEllison. They work with clients in ways that create enduring relationships, and they respond to challenges with curiosity and innovation. They are inclusive leaders who embrace diversity as a vital strength. Against the backdrop of COVID-19, they have demonstrated that they can work sustainably, no matter how our ways of working have changed. They are the mentors and leaders of tomorrow."

Virginia Briggs, CEO and Managing Partner

Special Counsel

Consulting Solutions

Rebecca Clarke | Melbourne
John Russell | Melbourne

Charlotte Dignan | Brisbane
Toby Walthall | Brisbane
Tom Molan | Melbourne
Alishia Prpich | Melbourne
Briony Pole | Perth
Cara Lang | Sydney
Todd Woodland | Sydney

Disputes, Competition and Insurance

Insurance & Corporate Risk
Kristi Geddes | Brisbane
Jessie Earl | Perth

Infrastructure, Construction and Property

Environment & Planning
Nick Ferguson | Sydney

Projects Infrastructure & Construction
Michelle Knight | Sydney

Real Estate
Matthew Thomson | Sydney


Technology Consulting

David Chan* | Auckland
Anushri Vyas* | Brisbane
Jeffrey Curtis* | Sydney

Legal Optimisation

Mollie Tregillis | Melbourne

Senior Associates

Capital Markets & Corporate

Capital Solutions
Gabrielle Chiu | Sydney
James Fraser | Sydney

Finance Solutions
Zainab Jaber | Sydney
Dominique McErlane | Sydney
Tian Yan | Sydney

Project Solutions
Belinda Alcock | Adelaide
Alex Other-Gee | Brisbane
Kayla Giudicatti | Perth

Transaction Solutions
Brad Woods | Melbourne
Ingrid Zhang | Melbourne
Nabi Khan | Sydney
Sonia Shantilal | Sydney

Consulting Solutions

Jason Hawe | Canberra
Beau Jellis | Melbourne
Wendy Lim | Melbourne
Patrick Long | Melbourne

Bridget Kappel Davis | Brisbane
Adam Gleeson | Melbourne
Nicola Kelly | Sydney
James Wells | Sydney

Disputes, Competition and Insurance

Competition, Risk and Regulatory
Guy Boland | Canberra
Charlotte Turner | Melbourne
Jeffrey Chan | Sydney
Hannah Kane | Sydney

Dispute Resolution
Nicholas Papadimos | Canberra
Mihali Palassis | Perth
Katharine Blake | Sydney
Michelle Nguyen | Sydney
George Thomakos | Sydney

Insurance and Corporate Risk
Thomas Miller | Canberra
Lauren Aspley | Melbourne
Dora Cosentino | Melbourne
Anthony Gardner | Melbourne
Dean Levitan | Melbourne
Kate McCormack | Melbourne
Carmen Juarez | Sydney
Ivan Li | Sydney
Elizabeth O'Brien | Sydney

Infrastructure, Construction and Property

Environment & Planning
Alex Skilling | Brisbane
Matthew Baker | Sydney
Tara Kahrovic | Sydney

ICP Volume
Kylie Seifert | Adelaide
Guy Munasinghe | Brisbane
Elise Trenbath | Canberra
Snezana Kasabasic | Melbourne

Projects, Infrastructure & Construction
Julian Pozza | Canberra
Alyssa Dixon | Melbourne
Safeera Moosa | Melbourne
Anna Stephenson | Melbourne
Jessica Dixon | Sydney
Jessica Orap | Sydney
Sophie Wallwork | Sydney

Real Estate
Marieanne Golubinsky | Gold Coast
Rachel Gralton | Sydney

Senior Managers

Consulting Solutions

Technology Consulting
James Ikuuro* | Canberra
Amelia Boyd Jones | Sydney

* part of MinterEllison's consulting business (not an Australian legal practitioner)