JWS Consulting is a division of Johnson Winter & Slattery providing commercial consulting services.
We are engaged by major Australian and international corporations as legal counsel on their business activities, disputes and most challenging matters.
Established in 1993 by Tony Johnson, Nigel Winter and Peter Slattery as a boutique corporate firm, JWS grew rapidly to become a leading independent Australian firm.
The quality of our legal advice and service to clients is recognised through independent industry recognition and direct client feedback.
Learn more about breaking news at Johnson Winter & Slattery, including major transaction announcements, practitioner appointments and team expansions.
JWS supports a number of community initiatives and not for profit organisations across Australia through pro bono legal work, charitable donations and sponsorships.
In 2018, we celebrated 25 years of long-lasting relationships with our valued clients.
The 2019 Best Lawyers Australia list has been released, with JWS being named the 2019 Law Firm of the Year for our expertise in the area of Oil & Gas Law.
Congratulations to the below partners who have been recognised as Lawyer of the Year recipients:
Stewart Grieve – Tax Law (Melbourne)
Martin Kudnig – Oil & Gas Law (Melbourne)
James Marshall – Mining Law (Adelaide)
Peter Slattery – Oil & Gas Law (Sydney)
Best Lawyers has published legal guides for more than 30 years, and has issued international lists for more than 65 countries since 2006. Inclusion in Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review, and is designed to capture the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues in the same region and legal practice area.
The full results are available here: https://www.bestlawyers.com/current-edition/Australia
JWS is engaged by major Australian and international corporations as legal counsel on their business activities, disputes and most challenging transactions throughout Australia and surrounding regions.
Our representation of major corporations in many landmark and transformational deals and complex disputes positions us as a leading independent Australian firm.
With an appreciation of our client's commercial needs, we blend legal expertise with commercial and market awareness to deliver high quality legal services. This means working closely with clients and their in-house counsel to understand their commercial objectives, and ensuring our approach is tailored to deliver timely commercial outcomes.
Our higher ratio of senior lawyers means clients engage directly with the tactical minds and industry expertise required to succeed in complex and high stakes deals and disputes. A partnership ethos of service, technical excellence and collaboration ensures the most relevant specialist expertise and experience is brought to bear on every assignment.
Jessica Mitchell, Business Development Executive
T. +61 2 8247 9627