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About Pointon Partners

  • Who We Are and What We Stand For

    1. We are a strong independent Commercial Law Firm committed to businesses and their stakeholders.

    2. We are a member of a network of worldwide law firms of similar standards (LAWorld) which offers our clients legal support around the world.

    3. Our approach;

    Understand and explain complex matters simply.
    Offer innovative and strategic thinking.
    Focus on the best outcome.
    Focus on business growth where achievable.
    Team work within our firm and with our clients.
    Building long term trusted business relationships.

    4. Doing it better, in it together

  • Team Methodology

    At Pointon Partners we work using a team methodology comprising from one to four legal operators, depending on the size and complexity of the matter and the appropriate skill level and charge out rate as required. This enables us to handle from the most complex and the most sophisticated commercial transactions down to simple matters.

    Pointon Partners offers the expertise and experience of a large commercial law firm, coupled with the personal service and attention that can only be offered by an expert, smaller legal firm. We act in matters in all Australian jurisdictions and also internationally, with appropriate legal representatives in those jurisdictions.

  • Our Commitment

    The firm is committed to:

    Providing a service which meets a client’s objectives, both legal and commercial;
    Being pro-active not only remedial;
    Building enduring relationships with clients;
    Providing clients with a competitive advantage;
    Delivering practical and realistic solutions.

    Our commitment to the quality of our services means that you are assured of a personal relationship with our lawyers including direct partner supervision, the support of our specialist skills and complete openness in all your dealings with the firm.

    We are committed in our relationships with our clients, our staff, our related professionals, and our community. In respect of our community, the firm is a member of the peak body for Melbourne’s future, The Committee for Melbourne. Our directors are also involved as directors of a Victorian Government designated Melbourne Major event , The Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, and various worthy charities .


  • I would like to thank Nicholas Brand and Etienne Waring for the excellent service I received from your firm in attending to my matters. All issues were handled in an exemplary professional manner. I would have no hesitation in recommending your firm to any prospective client.
    Max Brenner, KVM Constructions Pty Ltd
  • I have retained Pointon Partners over many years and I appreciate their prompt and practical advice in my commercial and private matters. The team at Pointon Partners are easy to get along with and manage to explain complex legal and tax issues in simple terms, which provides me with comfort and confidence in their advice.
    Mark Cockerill, C. Cockerill & Son
  • In every project we have done with Tony Pointon and his team, we have received a great deal of enthusiasm, energy and a can do attitude. However, in looking back, I believe the greatest thing Pointons have provided is comfort and certainty.

    Terry Kernan , Kernan Group

Entrepreneurs Organisation – Pointon Partners Legal Sponsors

The EO (Victorian Chapter) is part of a global respected organisation that provides mentoring to entrepreneurs worldwide.

Pointon Partners have been proud to be associated with the EO for the last three years and not only count many of their members as existing and ongoing clients but also are philosophically and strategically aligned to the business carried on by the EO members.

Please see attached a recent presentation given at the EO Retreat at Werribee Mansion on 19th and 20th Feb in which the EO activities are explained along with Pointon Partners involvement.

EO Presentation

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The development of global markets means that many of our clients do business in different jurisdictions. To respond to the needs of our clients we are members of an international legal group called LAWorld ( Pointon Partners Managing Director Anthony Pointon is the head of LAWorld Asia Pacific and Pointon Partners itself is the Victoria representative.

Our active membership of such an organisation enables us to provide added value to our clients by referring them to a firm in a foreign jurisdiction, safe in the knowledge that our member colleagues have similar levels of service to our own. In particular, all members have broadly based commercial, corporate and business practices with litigation capabilities and can help our clients with issues such as cross border transactions, business migration or international contracts. Like us, our LAWorld colleagues have a strong commitment to the use of the latest technology and have English speaking lawyers who communicate efficiently with us.

Twice a year LAWorld hold a conference in various locations around the globe to address topical legal and business issues. To read more about the most recent conference held in Jinan, Shandong on 18th November 2016 click here.

For a list of members and international legal updates please visit

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