Herbert Smith Freehills is the Foundation’s new legal partner

29 Feb 2024

Global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills is the Foundation for the WA Museum's new legal partner.   

With Western Australia continuing to be at the centre of Australia’s resources growth, Herbert Smith Freehills has one of the largest legal teams in the State, supporting local and global organisations. They have the resources to advise on the full suite of legal services on projects, disputes and transactions of any scale – working across the industries that support the Western Australian economy. 

In addition to legal work, Herbert Smith Freehills is actively involved in fundraising and volunteering activities in sectors of the community where they believe they can help make a difference. 

Elizabeth Macknay, Managing Partner of Herbert Smith Freehills’ Perth Office commented, “We are very excited to formally partner with the Foundation for WA Museum. Many of us at Herbert Smith Freehills have fond memories, both recent and not so recent, of visiting the WA Museum. We have enjoyed watching it develop and evolve over the years. We look forward to deepening our connection and seeing what comes next for the Foundation and the Museum.” 

Coralie Bishop, Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation for the WA Museum added, “Herbert Smith Freehills has a proud history of providing legal services to not-for-profits in Western Australia. We look forward to being able to tap into Herbert Smith Freehills' legal expertise for the benefit of the Foundation and sharing our passion for the WA Museum with them.”

For more information about Herbert Smith Freehills, visit https://www.herbertsmithfreehills.com/locations/perth