Practical.

Reliable.

Quality.

Partnering with Business Government National Bodies Community Organisations Sport

Partnering with Business Government National Bodies Community Organisations Sport

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We provide an alternative
to the traditional, inflexible law firms.

Established in 2009, Griffin Legal is a nationally operating law firm with offices in Canberra and Melbourne. It provides practical, reliable and quality solutions under a number of arrangements including fees for ad-hoc advice, fixed fee arrangements and ongoing retainer agreements.

Griffin Legal prides itself on providing accessible services to our local and national clients of all sizes, as well as a supportive environment for our team to grow successfully. The firm is proud of its team culture and fosters an environment in which our professionals are given opportunities to develop and advance, and is always looking for smart and ambitious professionals to join our team. Griffin Legal doesn’t just talk about work life balance, it lives it – offering staff a variety of flexible working arrangements. Professional training is ongoing and includes skills and education that are valuable for all parts of life.

“At Griffin Legal we respect and support each other as an innovative team”.

Key Areas of Expertise

Legal

We provide the full suite of traditional legal services businesses need including employment law, intellectual property, litigation and dispute resolution, debt recovery, property and planning law and commercial law.
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Advisory

We provide a range of advisory services to business, not for profits and government including governance training and reviews, stakeholder management, privacy compliance and risk management, investigations and audits.
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Sports

Our Partners have been key providers of legal services in the sports industry for over twenty years. Our sports industry clients include national sporting associations, local clubs and government.
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Conveyancing & Estates

We provide a range of conveyancing services. We also provide wills, powers of attorney, estate planning and estate administration services.
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Legal

We provide the full suite of traditional legal services businesses need including employment law, intellectual property, litigation and dispute resolution, debt recovery, property and planning law and commercial law.
Learn More

Advisory

We provide a range of advisory services to business, not for profits and government including governance training and reviews, stakeholder management, privacy compliance and risk management, investigations and audits.
Learn More

Sports

Our Partners have been key providers of legal services in the sports industry for over twenty years. Our sports industry clients include national sporting associations, local clubs and government.
Learn More

Conveyancing & Estates

We provide a range of conveyancing services. We also provide wills, powers of attorney, estate planning and estate administration services.
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Employment

Restraint of Trade

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Electoral spending

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Government

Foreign Influence Registration Scheme

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Employment

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Commercial

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CharityCorporate GovernanceNot-for-Profit

Charity Listing with the ACNC

Throughout the year we assist clients with their corporate governance and regulatory compliance. The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) has imposed new obligations on …

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AGIS: Workplace standards for identifying and evaluating breaches

Workplace investigations undertaken by a Government agency must be conducted in accordance with the Australian Government Investigation Standards 2011 (AGIS). The standards were developed in …

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Government

New Procurement Rules for the Commonwealth

New Commonwealth Procurement Rules (CPR) were released by the Department of Finance on 20 April 2019. These new CPRs apply for any new procurement from …

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63rd Commission on the Status of Women

Last month I was fortunate enough to attend the 63rd Commission on the Status of Women, or CSW63, at the United Nations in New York.  …

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