July 1, 2017

Paul Tully, Chief Executive Officer of McInnes Wilson Lawyers is pleased to announce that the Firm has appointed five new Principals to their senior leadership team. The firm has also announced one new Senior Associate and 10 new Associates as of July 1 2017. 


Employment Relations

  • Athena Cains, Canberra: Athena is a Principal in our Insurance Industry Group. Athena is a litigation lawyer with expert knowledge of workers’ compensation law under the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 and the ongoing management of employees under that Act.

Personal Services

  • Emily Billiau, Brisbane: Emily is a Principal in the Personal Services team. She commenced with the firm in the personal services area of law in 2011. She is an accomplished personal injuries lawyer with experience across the personal injuries field, including in public liability claims, CTP claims, and workers’ compensation claims.

Corporate Recovery and Dispute Resolution

  • Jordan Bennie, Brisbane: Jordan is a Principal in our Corporate Recovery and Dispute Resolution team, who has particular expertise in Insolvency, Turnaround Management and Commercial Litigation.

Property and Projects

  • Nina Lamprell, Brisbane: Nina is a Principal in the firm’s Property team and has worked with McInnes Wilson Lawyers since 2007. Nina’s expertise relates to the development, acquisition and sale of property. She advises private and institutional developers in residential, commercial and industrial property matters, particularly community titles schemes and land subdivisions.

Wills and Estates

  • Prue Poole, Brisbane: Prue is an experienced Principal within the firm’s Wills & Estates division. Within her speciality, Prue focuses predominantly on estate administration as well as contentious and non-contentious estate litigation. She is known for her straightforward and honest approach to often sensitive and upsetting matters.

Senior Associates

Property and Projects