Mitry Lawyers is a boutique law firm with branches in the heart of Sydney CBD, Melbourne and affiliate offices in a number of locations. Managed by Rick and Richard Mitry as the founding partners, the firm provides practical, personal and professional legal services to an array of clients in a number of specialised areas, including comercial litigation and advisory, media and defamation law, and international law.
Some of our current or recent matters include:
Acting for a member of a foreign royal family in an Equity claim;
Advising a foreign government on public international law matters;
A complaint to the United Nations regarding possible breaches of international human rights by a sovereign government;
Various defamation claims for both publishers and plaintiffs;
Claims involving ICAC;
A claim against a foreign government seeking allegedly unpaid funds on behalf of a school;
A claim for a school regarding a Federal Government decision;
Insolvent transaction and unreasonable director related transaction claims (instructed primarily by liquidators).
Mitry Lawyers understand the complexities laden within the Australian legal system and endeavor to ensure that clients feel comfortable with the services provided and informed of the practical effect of legal processes.
The Mitry team is dedicated to providing a client focused approach and achieving outstanding outcomes. The team is made up of highly experienced solicitors that are dedicated to their work and making sure the client is informed throughout the entire process.
The Mitry team are close-knit and operate in a friendly environment. There is close mentoring by the Partners, and an open-door policy. We pride ourselves on our lawyers enjoying and taking pride in their work.
Annually, Mitry Lawyers awards the Mitry Lawyers Prize for Media Law to a Macquarie student for proficient in the unit ‘Media Law’. The Mitry Lawyers Prize for Criminal Justice and Procedure is also awarded to a Macquarie student for proficient in the unit ‘Criminal Justice and Procedure’.
Recently, Mitry Lawyers set up an arrangement with Jindal Global Law School, India’s largest law school offering internships to Indian students. They have also, in the past, hosted students from across the globe at various stages in their law degree.