About us

Our story

Founded on a culture of authenticity, ClarkeKann commits people and know how to help our clients make the right decisions and grow in what can be a challenging business environment. Clever thinking, flexibility and a passion for practical business minded solutions inform every aspect of our work.  But context counts, so our people make every effort to listen carefully and tackle challenges with our clients’ commercial objectives foremost in mind.

Our people are at the heart of ClarkeKann.  We are firmly committed to providing a friendly, supportive and dynamic environment where our people can excel at what they do.


For over 50 years ClarkeKann has demonstrated an undeniable passion for what we do and how we do it. Above all, our lawyers are determined to deliver the best possible results in everything they take on.

Our vision is to be one of Australia’s leading law firms. We will achieve this by promoting and encouraging strong relationships with our clients and our people, innovation, and a resolve to achieve excellent results in a professional manner.

Our values are one thing that will not change:


We have deep respect for our clients, each other and what makes each person different.


We are trusted by our clients and our people.


Our people collaborate with each other and our clients to work as one team.


We confidently combine the best capability with outstanding service.

Our clients

We never take our clients for granted, and are immensely proud of our long standing relationships with clients from a wide range of industries across Australia and overseas.

From SMEs to public companies, whether a startup or mature business, to government and government owned corporations, our commitment to service excellence remains the same.

Key clients
Anteo Diagnostics
China Steel
Pacific Magazines
Smithbridge Group
Universal Cranes
Universal Magazines
WF Media

Our People

Our greatest asset is our talented and committed people – they enjoy what they do and value the opportunity to work together and with our clients. Our people are from diverse backgrounds and approach their work with intellectual rigour and enthusiasm.