1 September 2020
Matthews Folbigg Lawyers is delighted to announce the appointment of our new Managing Director, Simone Brew. Simone is the head of the firm’s Litigation, Planning and Local Government groups.
Matthews Folbigg Lawyers is the premier medium sized firm in Western Sydney, based in Parramatta, with 8 practice groups and over 60 lawyers and legal service professionals. This is the first time in the firm’s 60 year history that the firm has had a female Managing Director. Even more notably the firm is owned 50% by our experienced female lawyers.
Chairman of Matthews Folbigg Lawyers, Jeff Brown said “Matthews Folbigg is delighted to announce Simone’s appointment as Managing Director. She has been an integral part of the firm’s Executive group for many years and in particular has been instrumental in leading the firm’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is just one example of the strengths that make her qualified to lead our firm into the future”.
Simone Brew said “I am looking forward to working with our Executive group and building on the significant successes we have achieved over many years. Matthews Folbigg has been around for 60 years, and over the last several years we have worked hard to streamline its management and make sure our focus is on delivering outstanding legal services for our clients, while at the same time looking after our valuable staff. This will continue to be my focus for our clients and the firm”.
Simone commenced her legal career in 1996 and joined Matthews Folbigg in 2003. She has over 24 years’ experience in litigation, planning and local government.
Matthews Folbigg Lawyers, and its lawyers including Simone Brew, are recognised among the Doyles Recommended Law Firms and individuals in Planning, Family Law and Insolvency.