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Family Lawyer Jacob Smith Recognised as Family Law Winner at 'Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 Awards'

Warrick McLean

Coleman Greig is proud to announce that Family Lawyer and Associate Jacob Smith was the Winner at this year’s 'Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 Awards' in the category of Family Law. The awards night was held as a live broadcast on Friday, 29 May, receiving close to 850 registrations.

Throughout the course of the evening the best young lawyers in the country were identified, each of whom demonstrate a passion for the law and exude strong professional performance and leadership capabilities.

Achieving 30 Under 30 status offers the foundation for career progression, providing industry-wide recognition for professional competency while highlighting a passion for the law and dedication for personal advancement.

Jacob was humbled to be recognised and proud to be named the Winner in the 30 Under 30 category for Family Law.

“I enjoy giving back to the community by helping people navigate one of the most difficult times in their lives. I am grateful to Coleman Greig for their continued support through mentoring and ongoing development opportunities.” said winner Jacob Smith.

Principal/Director and Head of Family Law, Malcolm Gittoes-Caesar, said that “Jacob’s dedication and commitment to learning and always striving to be better and do better is an inspiration to all those he comes into contact with.”

Jacob entered Family Law to make a difference to clients and other young Family Law practitioners. Winning this award has inspired him to continue to achieve great things in the future. 

Jacob looks forward to investing in future generations of upcoming lawyers and has the privilege of being mentored by a variety of Accredited Family Law specialists at Coleman Greig.