McInnes Wilson Lawyers has been recognised as a Winner for Employer of Choice in The Australian Business Awards 2016.

The legal industry is a competitive and dynamic industry where attracting and retaining stellar talent is crucial to business success. Winning this award is a matter of great pride for us as a team and reinforces our values and vision towards being a leader in this industry.

This proud achievement can be attributed to the progressive focus of the firm on developing and supporting its workforce with the entire firm’s support.  McInnes Wilson Lawyers has created a culture and work environment in which employees are stimulated to reach their full potential both at work and in their personal life. McInnes Wilson Lawyers sets the conditions for every employee to have a healthy and a mutually supportive work life balance. Employees are encouraged to display continued loyalty, integrity and innovation. Good performance is rewarded within the firm and learning experiences are provided to assist employees in achieving their full potential.

Some of the strategic initiatives of the firm include professional and technical training for the staff including internally held Continuing Legal Education sessions, a mentoring program to enable and guide entry level solicitors, supervised workplace traineeships for law graduates and an 18 month leadership development program titled “Reach Your Peak” for the firm’s current and future leaders.

This recognition reinforces the firm’s strategic focus towards transforming what it means to be an effective and preferred employer in the legal industry.