Government

Our government law team has significant experience relevant to Commonwealth, State and Territory level departments, agencies and authorities.
We understand government and the challenges and intricacies that are involved in departmental decision making. We focus on providing practical advice that is value for money. We deliver pragmatic and timely legal advice that is responsive to the political environment in the ACT and Australia.

Snedden Hall & Gallop is appointed to the Commonwealth Legal Services Multi-Use List (LSMUL) in four categories:

  1. Government and Administrative Law
  2. Corporate and Commercial Law
  3. Dispute Resolution and Litigation
  4. Other Legal Services

Government and Administrative Law 

We can assist your department with:

  • Public administration and governance
  • Judicial review and merits review
  • Ombudsman inquiries
  • Crown liability
  • Commonwealth employment law
  • Statutory interpretation
  • Freedom of Information (FOI)
  • Privacy
  • Coronial inquiries
  • Military discipline
  • Commissions of enquiry
  • Tort law
  • Migration law

Corporate and Commercial Law

Snedden Hall & Gallop can advise on:

  • Taxation law
  • Property law
  • Contract law
  • Insurance law
  • Intellectual Property (IP) law
  • Construction law
  • Corporations law
  • Competition and consumer protection law
  • Information technology (IT/ICT) law
  • Media and communications law
  • Tort law
  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency
  • Superannuation law
  • Sports law

Dispute Resolution and Litigation

We can provide legal services including:

  • Litigation
  • Arbitration
  • Mediation

Other Legal Services

We can provide legal support in these areas:

  • Criminal law (including justice and enforcement services)
  • Estate planning