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Piper Alderman accused of ‘skulduggery’ in push to oust female partner
Business of Law February 26, 2019 2:08 pm By Christine Caulfield

A leading female partner at Piper Alderman, who is suing the firm’s other partners for sex discrimination, has told a court their attempt to oust […]

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Piper Alderman to defend sex discrimination case by senior female partner
Business of Law February 22, 2019 9:56 pm By Christine Caulfield

Law firm Piper Alderman said Friday it would defend a sex discrimination case brought by a leading female partner against the firm’s partnership, saying it […]

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DLA Piper resolves QC’s case over $274,000 in unpaid fees
Business of Law February 22, 2019 12:13 pm By Christine Caulfield

DLA Piper appears to have settled a case brought by a Queen’s Counsel alleging it skipped out on $274,000 in fees because the firm’s client […]

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Judge questions Gadens’ cost disclosures in fee spat with client
Business of Law January 8, 2019 9:28 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has allowed an assessment of Gadens’ legal costs in a dispute with a client over $665,000 in fees, saying while the application had […]

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Piper Alderman heads to mediation in dispute with female partner accused of bullying
Business of Law March 1, 2019 9:16 pm By Christine Caulfield

A senior female partner at Piper Alderman will go into mediation this week with representatives of the firm’s partnership to try to resolve her sex […]

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Third judge to hear ex-partner’s suit against Norton Rose
Employment February 18, 2019 11:04 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has recused herself from hearing a lawsuit brought against Norton Rose Fulbright by a  former partner, two months after the judge that was […]

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Mills Oakley settles with lawyer allegedly sacked for drunk partner complaints
Employment February 11, 2019 8:05 pm By Miklos Bolza

Mills Oakley has settled a lawsuit brought by a former special counsel alleging the firm terminated her employment after she complained about a partner who […]

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DLA Piper sued by QC, junior barrister over $370,000 in unpaid fees
Business of Law January 16, 2019 10:13 pm By Christine Caulfield

A Queens Counsel and a junior barrister at the Victorian Bar are taking DLA Piper to court, accusing the law firm of failing to pay […]

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Employment partner loses appeal over ‘offensive’ letters to Lander & Rogers lawyer
Business of Law February 13, 2019 10:56 pm By Christine Caulfield

An appeals court has reinstated charges of unsatisfactory professional conduct against the principal of a leading employment law firm, after the lawyer called opposing counsel […]

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Barristers suing DLA Piper over $370,000 in fees did not do all the work, court told
Business of Law February 4, 2019 11:21 am By Christine Caulfield

Two barristers suing DLA Piper over $370,000 in fees did not perform all the work for which they billed the law firm, a court heard […]

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