Hamilton Locke appoints Information Technology and Communications Consultant

Hamilton Locke is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Montgomery as a consultant, to support the firm’s Information Technology and Communications (ITC) offering. Michael is a commercial lawyer specialising in technology, intellectual property, corporate and commercial law.

Michael has an impressive career, having worked with firms Clayton Utz and HWL Ebsworth, and contracting as counsel to Cisco Systems Australia and Cognizant. Michael also founded boutique law firm, Montgomery Lawyers, specialising in intellectual property, information technology, telecommunications, and corporate and commercial law. Michael is continually recognised by The Australian Financial Review as a ‘Best Lawyer’ for commercial and information technology law.

Hamilton Locke’s Managing Partner, Nick Humphrey, said: “We are delighted to welcome Michael to the team to help bolster our information technology and communications services, and offer his breadth of experience to our clients”.

About Hamilton Locke

Hamilton Locke is one of Australia’s fastest growing law firms and now in the top 50 firms nationally. Over the past year the firm has grown 200%, from five to 16 partners, and from 13 to 50 lawyers and staff.

Hamilton Locke is a multi-award winning full service corporate and commercial law firm covering M&A, property, banking, restructuring, funds management and litigation. With talent from some of the top law firms globally, we believe in the relentless pursuit of success for our clients. That is why we have grown an organisation of energised people, propelled by class leading technology, who are freed up from bureaucracy and administration to really focus on doing what they do best – solving complex client problems.