Addisons recognised in Chambers Asia-Pacific Guide 2023

Addisons is pleased to announce five of our partners and two practice areas have been recognised in the Chambers Asia-Pacific Guide 2023.

The Chambers rankings and research provide recommendations on the best law firms and lawyers in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region. Chambers’ research teams undertake extensive research and interviews throughout the year to determine the annual lists of law firms.

Congratulations to Addisons partners Jamie Nettleton, Justine Munsie, Harshane Kahagalle, Donna Short and Karen Anne Hayne.

In addition to their individual recognition, the Intellectual Property and TMT: Media practices also received department rankings in the prestigious legal guide.

Thank you to our clients who have supported the partners and firm throughout the year and made a significant contribution to this recognition through the interview and referee process.

Addisons’ Chambers Asia-Pacific Results 2023

Jamie Nettleton, Partner

Chambers Asia-Pacific Guide 2023 – Gaming & Gambling – Asia-Pacific – Band 1

Jamie Nettleton of Addisons in Sydney is widely respected for his expertise in the gaming and gambling sphere and is frequently cited by clients and peers alike as a pre-eminent figure in this field. He is regularly sought out to advise casinos, gaming machine suppliers, cruise ships and other industry players on all manner of regulatory and licensing issues.

Clients say: “Jamie probably has the most expertise in this niche field.”
“He’s an excellent lawyer, one of the best in the sector.”

Chambers Asia-Pacific – Gaming & Gambling 2023

Justine Munsie, Partner

Chambers Asia-Pacific Guide 2023 – TMT: Media – Australia – Band 2

Justine Munsie advises media, entertainment and advertising industry clients on a broad range of contractual, commercial, reputational and regulatory issues.

Clients say: “Justine Munsie provides timely, responsive, accurate and strategic advice to meet tight deadlines.” “Justine is brilliant – she is always across the material and has an eye for the issues that matter most.” “Justine is exceptional.”

Chambers Asia-Pacific – TMT: Media 2023

Harshane Kahagalle, Partner

Chambers Asia-Pacific Guide 2023 – Environment & Planning – Australia

Harshane Kahagalle of Addisons in Sydney is a respected practitioner, particularly noted for the support he gives clients on planning and property development appeal mandates. He brings to the table extensive experience in the litigation of matters arising from major commercial and infrastructure projects and the valuable additional insights that come from having originally trained as an architect.

Clients say: “He is very, very good.”

Chambers Asia-Pacific – Environment & Planning 2023

Donna Short, Partner

Donna Short

Chambers Asia-Pacific Guide 2023 – Intellectual Property: Trade Mark & Copyright – Australia

Donna Short is regularly instructed on various trade mark-related matters, including portfolio management, licensing arrangements, and brand protection.

Clients say: ”I enjoy working with Donna, she’s a very practical, commercially astute partner.”

Chambers Asia-Pacific – Intellectual Property 2023

Karen Anne Hayne, Partner

Chambers Asia-Pacific Guide 2023 – Intellectual Property: Trade Mark & Copyright – Australia

Karen Hayne is a respected practitioner in the trade mark and copyright space. She frequently acts on all manner of brand protection and enforcement and design protection matters, with a notable expertise in the entertainment industry.

Clients say: ”She’s very easy to work with and always provides high-quality work product.”

Chambers Asia-Pacific – Intellectual Property 2023

To view full coverage of Addisons’ recognition across the Chambers Guides click here: https://chambers.com/law-firm/addisons-asia-pacific-8:146679