Grace Lawyers announces Special Counsel & new Partner

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Jessica Bates, Special Counsel & Sally Heimanis, Partner

Jessica Bates - Special Counsel

We are pleased to announce our newest addition to the Grace team,  Jessica Bates - Speical Counsel.
Jessica is an experienced and enthusiastic solicitor with over 15 years’ experience in Litigation, Strata, Property & Building and Construction law.
Jessica is passionate about all things strata, and can assist you with your strata or community scheme’s by-laws, community management statements, leases, licences, property, strata management statements, building defects, building contracts, agreements (building management agreements/services agreements such as cleaning contracts), strata disputes and any strata questions.
Jessica strives to provide practical and straightforward advice in a timely and efficient manner and she looks forward to assisting you in the future. 
 
"Jessica will contribute a wealth of hands on specialised strata experience to our strata, property and building and construction practice. As we grow, especially in the building and construction space, the appointment of Jessica underlines our continued investment in quality top end staff in order to maintain high levels of customer service and satisfaction.” - Colin

Sally Heimanis - Partner

Additionally, We are pleased to announce the promotion of Sally Heimanis to Partner.

Sally joined Grace Lawyers in 2015 as an Associate and due her tenacity and aptitude was quickly promoted to Senior Associate in 2016 and then Practice Group Manager in 2017.

During Sally’s recent maternity leave, she was missed by clients and staff alike and we are all very pleased to have her back on board.

Sally is now a Partner in our Insolvency, General & Commercial Litigation and Strata Disputes Practice Groups. As Partner Sally looks forward to building relationships with new clients and strengthening her relationships with existing clients. Providing excellent legal services to her clients is at the core of everything Sally does; in order to provide those excellent legal services Sally has a strong focus on mentoring, training and developing her team.

We are excited to welcome Sally to the partnership team; please join us in congratulating her on her well-earned promotion.