Piper Alderman announces prestigious rankings in Best Law Firms – Australia, 2025 edition


Piper Alderman has been ranked in the debut edition of Best Law Firms™ – Australia.

The Best Law Firms’ rigorous methodology, including insights from over 200 law firm leaders and feedback from 2,500 lawyers, highlights the top 2% of firms in Australia in this inaugural edition.

The awards distinguish professional excellence across various practice areas and jurisdictions, making the awards a significant honour for Piper Alderman’s five offices.

The excellence of Piper Alderman as an Australian law firm is underscored by its rankings. The research encompassed 83 practice areas of which Piper Alderman is ranked 79 times including 9 nationally and 70 in our five offices in Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney and Perth, across 42 areas of law.

We are delighted to announce that our firm has been ranked in National Tier 2 for three practice areas, namely Commercial Law and Corporate Law, and in National Tier 3 for six practice areas, including Alternative Dispute Resolution, Construction/Infrastructure Law, Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Litigation, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, and Real Property Law.

Deputy Managing Partner, Tim O’Callaghan commented on the firm’s rankings:

“Piper Alderman’s rankings highlight our dedication to excellence, both in terms of professional standards and sustainable growth. We are proud of the scope of our services and we consistently deliver exceptional quality work even as we expand. As we anticipate another year of collaborative projects, we look forward to continued success in 2025.”

The annual rankings highlight expertise across the firm’s key areas of service.

For full details of the firm’s 2025 rankings, click here.