APAC Issue 11 2018

6 APAC / Issue 11 2018 , From the very beginning, Parke Lawyers have built their substantial success on the back of a dedication to four crucial pillars of operational excellence; expertise, knowledge, understanding and specialisation. In this, the firm is comprised of specialists and experts in a number of fields, including Wills & Estate Planning, Property Law, Family Law, Business Law, Commercial Litigation and Criminal Law. In Family Law, they have gained particular recognition on the back of a commitment to providing an utterly client-centric approach in a field that so desperately requires, at times, a velveteen touch and no small amount of honed experience. As Jim explains: “The ability to bring separated couples to mediation and navigate a workable way forward for the couple, their children, finances and property settlement requires a strict control of constantly moving parts.” Since 1994, Parke Lawyers have amassed a client base Clients Benefit from Best in Class Legal Advice Parke Lawyers are a leading, national boutique lawfirmwith a specialised expertise in commercial litigation and business law. In September, Parke Lawyers were recognised among thewinners of the 2018 APAC Legal Awards programme as the Best Family Law Firm inAustralia. Following this, wewere eager to find outmore about this innovative firmthrough itsManaging Director, JimParke. that includes local governments, banks and large companies, alongside family-owned businesses and private individuals. This speaks volumes about the firm’s ability to exceed expectations, regardless of the complexity of the case at hand. Jim is quick to emphasise the firm’s attitude to client service: “We show our commitment to our clients by ensuring we understand their problem quickly and thoroughly and proceed to use our best resources to ensure our clients’ matters are resolved where we exceed their expectations. In order for us to do this, we have to ensure we are continually abreast of all changes in the law and technology that gives us the tools to conduct our work to the highest order.” Further to all of this, Parke Lawyers go above and beyond when it comes to community service, showing support to Rotary, community Christmas carol events, and family festivals. “Commitment to community begins in the work environment and Parke Lawyers believes that an inclusive workplace gives clients true insight and exceptional service. After all, this isn’t only good for business, it is the right thing to do.” Contact: Jim Parke Company: Parke Lawyers Address: Level 4/488 Bourke St, MELBOURNE VIC 3000 Australia Suite 5/1153 Burke Rd, KEW VIC 3101 Australia 8 Market St, RINGWOOD VIC 3134 Australia Phone: + 61 03 8699 4000 Website: pl.com.au LG180035