McInnes Wilson Lawyers is a national mid-tier law firm and is ranked among the top 100 privately owned companies in Queensland. Established in 1975, the firm has grown to a practice of 40 principals and over 300 staff situated in eight office locations including Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Adelaide, Southport, Maroochydore and Parramatta.
Unlike many of its competitors, the firm operates as a private company. The shareholders of the firm are current full-time staff members, known as Equity Principals. Currently, the firm has 23 Equity Principals across a number of teams and practice areas. This unique structure allows the firm to reward high-achieving staff at a greater level than other firms in the legal industry.
McInnes Wilson Lawyers is characterised by a culture which encourages every employee to proactively be part of the learning organisation it has become over the last decade. The firm stimulates high performance, personal and professional accountability and internal and external collaboration to ensure continued growth, development and success. Employees are encouraged to display continued loyalty, integrity and innovation.
McInnes Wilson Lawyers sets the conditions for every employee to have a healthy, mutually supportive work life balance. Good performance is rewarded within the firm and occurrences of lesser performance are transformed into a learning experience to assist employees in achieving their full potential.
McInnes Wilson Lawyers appreciates every employee has personal career aspirations. The firm’s culture supports personal career requirements where some employees see their current role as a steppingstone to future their careers and other employees may see their current role as a key to support their personal life.
McInnes Wilson Lawyers supports the development of its people at all levels and offers various training and education programs. These programs are designed to ensure employees reach their full potential and are able to assist the firm in meeting its vision, values and strategic objectives.