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BTLawyers

About BTLawyers

BTLawyers is a fast growing Brisbane law firm of bold, balanced and brilliant thinkers. Our clients tell us that they know we’re always in their corner. And we are – we genuinely always have their best interests at heart, because we’re passionate about what we do. We like to think adventurously but act carefully, always striving to get our clients the best outcome possible while delivering real value for money.

BTLawyers defends right to protect anonymous blogger’s identity

By |2019-02-28T18:14:27+10:00August 27th, 2018|Commercial, Defamation, Media Release, News, Privacy|

On Friday, BTLawyers was successful in our defence of an attack on the sanctity of legal privilege and right to free speech and fair comment on public affairs in Australia. BTLawyers represented an anonymous blogger who operates a website providing robust commentary on Australian business and the conduct of publicly [...]

BTLawyers names new Chief Executive Officer

By |2019-05-14T13:41:35+10:00June 20th, 2018|Business Announcements, Media Release, News, Staff Announcements|

BTLawyers is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Nielsen as Chief Executive Officer. Andrew joins the BTLawyers team in this newly created role, bringing with him a wealth of experience in professional service firms both in Australia and overseas. In addition to a number of senior management positions in [...]

BTLawyers announce new Senior Associates

By |2019-05-14T14:56:30+10:00April 30th, 2018|Business Announcements, Media Release, News, Staff Announcements|

BTLawyers is pleased to announce the appointment of George Williams and Samantha Abbott as Senior Associates. George joined BTLawyers in April 2015, bringing experience working for health and not-for-profit aged care clients, as well as industry clients in retail, ports and stevedoring, and the meat processing sectors. George rapidly developed [...]

What is the Queensland Labour Hire Licensing Act and Regulation and how does it affect you?

By |2019-02-19T18:09:15+10:00April 16th, 2018|HR/IR, Industrial Relations, News|

The Labour Hire Licensing Act 2017 (“the Act”) was passed late in 2017.  The expressed purpose of the Act is to promote integrity in the labour hire industry and prevent exploitation of labour hire workers.  However, when the Act was introduced, it raised further questions as to its scope and [...]

We are searching for a brilliant thinking Graduate Lawyer

By |2019-02-19T18:09:15+10:00February 7th, 2018|Join our team, News|

About Us BTLawyers is a leading Queensland law firm specialising in insurance litigation, workers’ compensation, dispute resolution, personal and family law. We are a fast-growing law firm of brilliant, bold and balanced thinkers.  We are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious Graduate Lawyer to join our insurance team. We pride [...]

Pre-employment Medicals

By |2019-02-19T18:09:15+10:00February 6th, 2018|HR/IR, News, Workers Compensation & Insurance|

By Carlen Lowe Employers owe a high duty of care to its employees and a pre-employment medical examination may go towards fulfilling those obligations.  Such assessments can: Confirm an applicant is able to perform the inherent requirements of the role; Allow an employer to account for any disabilities, impairments, and [...]