Gilbert + Tobin is a leading corporate law firm, advising clients on their most significant corporate transactions, regulatory matters and disputes. We provide commercial and innovative legal solutions for ASX 100 leading companies, as well as government and public authorities across Australia and around the world.
Over the past year, we have consolidated our reputation as an international leader in M&A, private equity, equity capital markets, competition and regulation and technology and digital. We have significantly strengthened our position as leader in commercial disputes in responding to Royal Commissions and regulatory investigations.
G+T is known for its innovative use of technology in transforming legal practice, has a leading pro bono practice driving corporate citizenship and has the highest proportion of women partners among large law firms in Australia.
At G+T, we are continuously introducing new initiatives to further accelerate our progress towards building a diverse and inclusive workforce. We are proud that our commitment to diversity and inclusion has always been an integral part of our culture and has been the way we do business since the firm was established. We are committed to building a gender equal firm, addressing economic inequality for women and embracing the future of work. With females making up around a third of partners, we have announced a new target to increase the representation of women in partnership to 40% by 2023, as a critical step towards becoming a gender-balanced partnership.
In 2019 G+T received a Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) citation for the fifth consecutive year. We have been named an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality every year since 2014, when WGEA established the citation.
Gilbert + Tobin was named Law Firm of the Year in the 2019 Australasian Law Awards, and 2019 Financial Times Most Innovative Law Firm in Asia-Pacific.