Media Release

Welcoming in the New Year in Wollongong

  • 13 January 2020

Thousand of locals and tourists celebrated 2019 at Acorn Lawyers' New Year's Eve celebrations held in Wollongong Harbour. Spectators were treated to a wide range of Alice in Wonderland activities as well as a jet ski and light show event. The highlight of the event was last minute cancellation of the fireworks.

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New Year's Eve Launch

  • 06 December 2019

On Wednesday 4th of December 2019, General Manager Simone Goodwin attended Wollongong City Councils New Year's Eve Launch at Osbourne Park in Wollongong to help launch the 2019 New Year's Eve Event. Acorn Lawyers are proud to once again be the naming rights sponsor for this wonderful community event.

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Acorn Lawyers supports local disadvantaged and special needs children

  • 21 October 2019

The 27th Annual World Festival of Magic show will be held on Friday 8th November and Woonona Bulli RSL club. The annual event is organized by The Lions Club of Woonona and gives disadvantaged and special needs children the opportunity to enjoy a wonderful day out.

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Acorn Lawyers present at Wollongong Day Surgery Education Day

  • 14 October 2019

On Saturday 12th October senior associate Rocco Musumeci attended Wollongong Day Surgery's Education Day held at University of Wollongong Innovation Campus. A 70 plus crowd filled with nurses and medical staff learnt attended the Innovation Campus. Rocco presented a 45-minute presentation on "How to manage bullying and harassment in the workplace".

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Acorn Lawyers and Edmund Rice College inspire commitment to education

  • 19 September 2019

Acorn Lawyers have agreed to support an ongoing commitment to education with Edmund Rice College. As part of the firms' community initiatives, Acorn Lawyers have added Edmund Rice College to their Dux of School scholarship program.

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Skye Downing Admitted To Supreme Court New South Wales

  • 17 Aug 2019

Acorn Lawyers congratulate Skye Downing on her admission as legal practitioners to the Supreme Court of New South Wales. Skye joined the firm as Paralegal in July 2017 whilst completing her studies. She graduated from the University of Wollongong with a double degree, Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) earlier this year.

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Nine team members sign up to end homelessness in the Illawarra

  • 20 June 2019

Acorn Lawyers are participating in St Vinnies CEO Sleepout Wollongong for a 5th straight year and will boast one of the largest teams to participate in the region. Simone, Skye, Monique, Renae, Anita, Mia, Kane, Chelsea and Rachael have volunteered to sleep out at University of Wollongong Innovation Campus on 20th June 2019 to experience first-hand what it would be like to be homeless.

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Acorn Lawyers team raises over $12,000 for Vinnies CEO Sleepout

  • 20 June 2019

On Thursday 20th June nine team members from Acorn Lawyers braved cold and wet conditions to experience what it would be like to homeless during the annual Vinnies CEO Sleepout. Over the past 2 months Simone, Renae, Rachael, Monique, Skye, Kane, Anita, Mia and Chelsea reached out to family, friends and business partners to raise over $12,000.

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Acorn Lawyers team sleep out for a 5th year for St Vinnies CEO Sleepout Wollongong

  • 11 June 2019

On Thursday 20th June, nine members of the Acorn Lawyers team will brave a wintery night and sleep homeless as part of the St Vincent de Pauls Society CEO Sleepout. Simone Goodwin, Renae Mossmon, Rachael Watson, Monique Sayer, Skye Downing, Mia Dowie, Chelsea Jones-Morley, Anita Pallas and Kane Baker make up one of the largest teams ever to participate in the Wollongong sleepout.

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Ocean Alley win Triple J's Hottest 100 for 2018!

  • 27 January 2019

A HUGE congratulations to Ocean Alley for taking out number 1 in triple j's hottest 100! The band had an incredible five songs included in the countdown with 'Confidence' taking out the top spot for best song in 2018.

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