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Macpherson Kelley promotes six including two new Special Counsels

30 June 2022 Communications and Digital Marketing Executive Erin MacKinnon e: erin.mackinnon@mk.com.au d: 07 3235 0471 m: 0411 259 340
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Macpherson Kelley is pleased to announce six promotions effective 1 July including the promotion of Elizabeth Allen and Kate Archer to Special Counsel out of the Brisbane office.

Kate Archer has over 20 years’ experience in the profession having earnt herself an exceptional reputation for her broad commercial experience and outstanding technical skills. Kate’s recent work has seen her take on franchising advice, complex M+A, corporate structuring and banking and finance transactions, and numerous business succession planning and estate matters.

Elizabeth Allen has made herself an indispensable part of Macpherson Kelley’s Taxation team through her considerable expertise in revenue law and her leadership in providing mentorship and support to junior staff within the team. Her experience navigating state and federal revenue laws has garnered much attention and appreciation from clients as she has fought for and achieved successful outcomes for them time and time again.

“Kate and Elizabeth’s commitment to providing outstanding client service and their remarkable work ethic make them well-deserving candidates for senior leadership within the firm. I am very pleased to congratulate them both as well as the rest of our newly promoted staff,” said National Managing Principal Lawyer Grant Guenther.

Kate and Elizabeth are joined by Justin Bellino and Tim Puget who have been promoted to Senior Associate, and Emma Carr and Harry Reed who have been promoted to Associate.

“It’s fantastic to see another cohort of Macpherson Kelley lawyers reach new career milestones. It’s a testament to the results they’ve achieved for their clients and the significant contributions they’ve made to the firm as a whole,” said Grant.

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Macpherson Kelley promotes six including two new Special Counsels

30 June 2022 Erin MacKinnon e: erin.mackinnon@mk.com.au d: 07 3235 0471 m: 0411 259 340

Macpherson Kelley is pleased to announce six promotions effective 1 July including the promotion of Elizabeth Allen and Kate Archer to Special Counsel out of the Brisbane office.

Kate Archer has over 20 years’ experience in the profession having earnt herself an exceptional reputation for her broad commercial experience and outstanding technical skills. Kate’s recent work has seen her take on franchising advice, complex M+A, corporate structuring and banking and finance transactions, and numerous business succession planning and estate matters.

Elizabeth Allen has made herself an indispensable part of Macpherson Kelley’s Taxation team through her considerable expertise in revenue law and her leadership in providing mentorship and support to junior staff within the team. Her experience navigating state and federal revenue laws has garnered much attention and appreciation from clients as she has fought for and achieved successful outcomes for them time and time again.

“Kate and Elizabeth’s commitment to providing outstanding client service and their remarkable work ethic make them well-deserving candidates for senior leadership within the firm. I am very pleased to congratulate them both as well as the rest of our newly promoted staff,” said National Managing Principal Lawyer Grant Guenther.

Kate and Elizabeth are joined by Justin Bellino and Tim Puget who have been promoted to Senior Associate, and Emma Carr and Harry Reed who have been promoted to Associate.

“It’s fantastic to see another cohort of Macpherson Kelley lawyers reach new career milestones. It’s a testament to the results they’ve achieved for their clients and the significant contributions they’ve made to the firm as a whole,” said Grant.