A lot has changed in 95 years
but some things stay the same.
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that deliver results.
Recognised leaders in
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Law with a human touch.
Understanding your goals and
delivering on your needs.
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and building a stronger society.
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Commercial & Personal Lawyers in Sydney - Coleman Greig Lawyers

Our areas of expertise

Our principals and lawyers are recognised as leaders in their fields across commercial and personal law. We work to quickly understand your perspective and tailor the right legal strategies and solutions to meet your needs. 

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Commercial law

Our clients, both large and small, benefit from our lawyers’ expertise across a broad range of commercial law services from litigation & disputes, commercial property law and taxation, employment law and WHS, as well as government and industry sectors.

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Personal law

From the breakdown of a relationship, buying property or planning for the future with superannuation, retirement living or wills & estates, our lawyers can assist on personal law matters with a human touch.

About Coleman Greig
Coleman Greig is more than a great law firm with highly experienced lawyers. We have a unique focus, empowering people just like us.
We have grown over 95 years to become Sydney’s leading midsized firm. Big enough for the largest job and still the right fit for the clients that know us well. We always work with our clients and business partners to develop legal services and value-adding initiatives to meet the evolving needs of businesses and individuals today. Coleman Greig is a genuinely flexible work environment that caters for the needs of all our employees from a variety of roles, the latest technology and a culture that supports a healthy work/life balance.

Coleman Greig, proud of our past and excited about your future.

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At Coleman Greig we bring both skill and years of experience to some of the most complex and challenging areas of practice across both commercial and personal Law. 
Our commercial practice has an enviable reputation amongst our clients and our peers across litigation & disputes, commercial property, taxation, employment, government and the broad range of commercial law specialities. Our personal law practice boasts 5 Accredited Specialists in family law, providing the highest standard of legal services to those experiencing a breakdown in their relationship. And if you’re buying a home, planning for your future with superannuation or retirement living, or facing any taxation issue, Coleman Greig has the skill and expertise for your personal law matter. Coleman Greig – empowering people Read more
We have built a practice founded on excellence in legal practice and we’re ready to serve you, no matter where you’re located in NSW or beyond.
Our principals and lawyers are skilled across a wide range of specialised practice areas across commercial and personal Law. From litigation & disputes, through to family law, personal and business tax advice, wills & estates, government, commercial property law or conveyancing, we’re ready with the skills and experience that matter. Recognised by their peers as having an outstanding reputation in the legal community, our lawyers will expertly guide you on any area of law and put you at the centre. Read more
We are proud to announce that Coleman Greig has been selected as a 5-Star Employer of Choice for 2024.

The annual awards use quantitative and qualitative data obtained from employer submissions and employee surveys to celebrate some of the best organisations to work for in Australia.

This is the fourth time the firm has been selected as a 5-Star Employer of Choice, having already been recognised in 2020, 2021 and 2023.
Coleman Greig Recognised as a Winner in 2024 HRD Employer of Choice
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Coleman Greig Recognised as a Winner in 2024 HRD Employer of Choice

We are proud to announce that Coleman Greig has been selected as a 5-Star Employer of Choice for 2024.

The annual awards use quantitative and qualitative data obtained from employer submissions and employee surveys to celebrate some of the best organisations to work for in Australia.

This is the fourth time the firm has been selected as a 5-Star Employer of Choice, having already been recognised in 2020, 2021 and 2023.

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