Overview of Expertise

Partnering with Local Government

The firm operates a full service Local Government practice. With a team of dedicated specialist practitioners, our involvement and experience ensures our advice is practical and strategic. Our dedication to our clients and to superior service means we are a trusted partner to a large number of Councils and Local Government entities in this state. 

Not only do we pride ourselves on delivering quality, cost effective legal solutions, but we also appreciate the competing interests, accountability requirements, objectives and responsibilities that are unique to Local Government. Our depth of knowledge within the industry ensures our clients can plan strategically, better manage regulatory and compliance functions, deliver feasible commercial outcomes, increase efficiency of operational performance and minimise risk. 

We have a reputation for delivering practical, solution focused training based on the real issues Councils are confronted with. 

Our Local Government team provides advice in the following areas:

  • Governance
  • Property and Commercial
  • Planning and Environment
  • Intellectual Property, Technology and Media
  • Employment, Safety and Workers Compensation
  • Licensed Premises
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Complimentary Services to Local Government

Wallmans approaches its engagements with clients on the basis of forging long term relationships. We invest time in developing relationships with our clients and offer a number of services at no charge in order to foster this close working relationship.

Wallmans selected as a preferred legal provider to the LGA for HR & IR Advice

Wallmans Lawyers is delighted to have been selected as a preferred provider to supply industrial relations advice and general human resource management support to the Local Government Association's 68 member councils. 

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