Movements at Thomson Geer
Corporate law firm Thomson Geer has made two promotions in its Adelaide office with Annabel West and Lauren Rowan both elevated from Special Counsel to Partner.
West has been with Thomson Geer since 2018 after spending nearly 10 years with Asia-Pacific law firm MinterEllison as a Special Counsel.
Her principal focus is on mergers, acquisitions, private equity and capital raising as part of her work in corporations and securities law, and she was recently recognised as one of the Best Lawyers in Australia (2021-2022).
West is also an Advisory Board Member at The Salvation Army and the wife of Opposition Leader Peter Malinauskas.
Meanwhile, Rowan was also promoted to Partner at Thomson Geer after starting with the company as a Senior Associate nearly 14 years ago in 2007.
Acting on behalf of banking, financial institutions and government, Rowan specialises in dispute resolution and litigation.
Some of her recent experiences include acting on behalf of the Department of Infrastructure and Transport in compulsory acquisition proceedings and representing one of the big four banks in front of the South Australian Supreme Court in an unsecured recovery dispute.
West and Rowan’s promotions were among 29 Thomson Geer made across their five Australian offices.
Chief Executive Partner Adrian Tembel said: “Those promoted to senior positions possess and…