Month: August 2013


Kain C+C: The Spring Gully Story

Hear how Kain C+C’s lawyers Tim Hall and Justin Courtney worked with Spring Gully and its other advisors to devise a strategy to save the iconic brand from foreclosure.


Kain lawyers head for Uganda

On 10 August a committed team of staff from Kain C+C Lawyers will visit Uganda to provide a range of assistance to orphans and the disadvantaged, including hands on construction work, donating gifts and caring for children in orphanages. The travelling team consists of Kain C+C Lawyers Tim Hall, Alex Porter and Tegan Knight along with corporate… Read more


Dog eat dog

This article originally appeared in Lawyers Weekly on 5 March 2012. In Adelaide, law firms exist in an environment where word of mouth is sacred, competition is fierce and the future holds the promise of renewed prosperity. Claire Chaffey reports. Australia’s second-smallest state capital is an intriguing place. With a population of around one million,… Read more


2009 IN REVIEW. Across the board: John Kain, Kain Corporate + Commercial

This article first appeared in Lawyers Weekly on 13 December 2009. The year has thrown up some unique challenges and opportunities for law firms and lawyers, as will the year to come. Lawyers Weekly speaks with industry leaders across the legal spectrum about how the events of 2009 have affected firms and what’s in store… Read more


Legal Leaders: The mark of Kain – John Kain, Kain Corporate + Commercial

This article first appeared in Lawyers Weekly on 23 May 2011. Uncomfortable with the partnership model, John Kain sought to make his name in a one-city firm run along corporate lines, writes Angela Priestley. Asked to explain how he ended up with the nickname “Jonty”, John Kain launches into a long explanation that harks back… Read more


Law in the new age of competition

John Kain threw his hat in the ring regarding the future of law firms at the Managing Partners Forum – Boutique and Small Firms, held in Noosa Qld 8-9 August 2013. In his presentation, Law in the new age of competition, Kain spoke to the 50-odd attendees about ‘the brave new world’ law firms will… Read more