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Luke heads up our Not-for-Profit practice in our Brisbane office and has a specialisation in corporate and commercial law with particular expertise in acting for federal and state government agencies, ASX200 listed companies, impact financiers, non-profit and religious institutions Australia-wide.
Luke was named one of Australia’s Best Lawyers for Non-Profit/Charities Law in the 2017/2018 Best Lawyers list for the second consecutive year and was also recognised as one of the 10 Most Innovative Lawyers in the Financial Times Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers 2016 awards. Luke has also been recognised in Pro Bono Australia’s ‘Impact 25’ most influential people in the Australian social sector in 2015. In 2013, Luke was awarded Managing Partner of the Year in the Australian Law Awards, and in 2010 he received the Anzac of the Year award for service to the legal profession and the community.
Luke holds a Master of Laws from the University of Sydney, a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts from Macquarie University, and is also a Registered Migration Agent. Luke was a Partner at Mills Oakley in our Sydney office until late 2009 when he left the firm to successfully found Salvos Legal and Salvos Legal Humanitarian. After almost 8 years leading that unique social enterprise as its Managing Partner, Luke returned to Mills Oakley in late 2017 in Brisbane.