Herbert Smith Freehills wins award for commitment to Pro Bono
NEWS | 14 MARCH 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills' administrative and public law team were awarded the Pro Bono Award at the LexisNexis Awards 2019
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS LAUNCHES SOCIAL FINANCE AND SUSTAINABLE INVESTMENT PRACTICE, HSF IMPACT
NEWS | 27 SEPTEMBER 2018
Herbert Smith Freehills has launched HSF Impact, the firm's social finance and sustainable investment practice.
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS LAUNCHES NEW RECONCILIATION ACTION PLAN
NEWS | 12 SEPTEMBER 2018
Herbert Smith Freehills has released a new Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP). The RAP was officially launched by Co-Founder and Non-Executive Director of the GO Foundation and CEO of the Indigenous Defence & Infrastructure Consortium, Adam Goodes, at the firm’s annual Pro Bono Lunch in Sydney on...
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS AWARDS PRO BONO LEADERSHIP MEDAL TO SHIVCHAND JHINKU
NEWS | 10 SEPTEMBER 2018
Herbert Smith Freehills Executive Counsel, Shivchand Jhinku , has been announced the 2018 winner of the firm’s Keith Steele Pro Bono Leadership Medal. Shivchand was presented with the Medal at the firm’s annual Pro Bono Lunch in Sydney on 7 September 2018.
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS ACTS FOR CPAG HELPING SECURE LANDMARK SUPREME COURT JUDGEMENT
NEWS | 31 AUGUST 2018
Herbert Smith Freehills is delighted to announce that the Supreme Court has handed down a landmark human rights law judgment regarding the Widowed Parent's Allowance. The firm acted for Child Poverty Group (CPAG) in a Pro Bono capacity, helping to secure this victory.
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS ASSOCIATE ELECTED TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS AT LIBERTY
NEWS | 20 JULY 2018
Herbert Smith Freehills Associate Shameem Ahmad has been elected to become a member of the Board of Directors of Liberty, a leading human rights organisation in the UK.
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS IS A TOP 50 EMPLOYER FOR SOCIAL MOBILITY
NEWS | 11 JULY 2018
International law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has been ranked as one of the top 50 employers in the Social Mobility Employer Index 2018. The Index is a joint initiative between the Social Mobility Foundation and Social Mobility Commission, in partnership with the City of London Corporation.
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS LAWYER AWARDED GERMANY'S FEDERAL CROSS OF MERIT FOR CHAMPIONING INTEGRITY IN SPORT
NEWS | 11 JUNE 2018
Herbert Smith Freehills' Disputes Consultant Sylvia Schenk has been awarded a high German civilian honour for her commitment to upholding the integrity of sport in the country.