Best Lawyers in Australia

As a specialist firm dedicated to service excellence, Carter Newell is delighted to have 23 specialist lawyers recognised in Best Lawyers in Australia (15th edition, 2023).

In addition, partner Mark Brookes has been named 'Lawyer of the Year – Legal Malpractice Litigation' and partner James Plumb has been named 'Lawyer of the Year – Energy Law'.

Individual 'Lawyer of the Year' recognition is bestowed only to lawyers with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area and geographic region.

The oldest and most respected pre-eminent guide to the legal profession, Best Lawyers® is based on an exhaustive and rigorous peer-review survey and methodology. Further information can be found at