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Get Your Super Back

Around one third of Australian adults are members of big bank-owned superannuation funds. This year, the banking Royal Commission revealed these bank-owned funds may have been ripping off their members. We have commenced launching a series of class actions against these funds. You and millions of other Australians could be eligible to join and get your super back.

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Reduce stress. Maximise compensation. That's our aim.

We've built a powerful reputation throughout our history as a law firm that fights to achieve the best possible outcomes, while reducing the stress involved for clients. Learn more about our commitment to you.

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  • No Win - No Fee*

    No Win - No Fee means that you'll not be liable to pay legal costs unless your case is successful.

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  • Free social work services

    We know that your legal needs are only part of a greater struggle. That's why we're the first and only firm to offer free social work services to clients.

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  • Our customer service goals

    Our Client Service Charter sets out exactly what kind of service you should expect from us. We take it very seriously.

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Our class actions

Sometimes to win, you need to act as a group. Whether it be a corporate wrongdoing, a defective product, or an immigration detention case - our Class Action lawyers have the know-how, experience and passion to provide accurate and timely advice.

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Dedicated to defending workers' rights

As one of Australia's leading trade union and labour movement law firms, we have a proud history of partnering with trade unions to defend workers' rights. Additionally, as a union member - you may be entitled to discounted access to legal services.

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How to get started

If you need help, get in touch with us today. We communicate clearly, and in language you can understand. Our dedicated team will give your case the attention it deserves.

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Contact us

Talk to one of our helpful team members on 1800 555 777.

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Tell us your story

We'll listen carefully and understand your situation so we can give you the best possible advice.

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Discuss your options

We’ll give you all the information you need to know where you stand.

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Slater and Gordon in the community

We're built on social justice values, so it’s no surprise that giving back to the community is such a huge focus for us. With offices all around Australia, we're able to build strong relationships in our local communities.

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Latest blog posts

Superannuation and Insurance
Accessing your super early may cause you to lose insurance benefits

With so many people doing it tough following the bushfires, there has been some debate around whether people who’ve lost their homes should be able to access their superannuation early. It is hard to see the point of holding onto thousands in savings in your superannuation fund, if you can’t feed your children, provide accommodation or send them back to school with the books, stationery, uniforms and other resources they will need. It’s worth understanding the consequences of draining your super account to invest in something as significant as rebuilding your life now. Doing this could cause you to lose all insurance benefits available to you via your super membership. This is the...

Superannuation savings insurance
Featured
What's in a name: the story behind Slater and Gordon

While Slater and Gordon has had many partners and illustrious alumni who have walked it’s corridors throughout its 85 years, Bill Slater’s and Hugh Gordon’s passion for ensuring access to justice for those who would not otherwise have a voice has continued to shape the firm. That passion lives on in Slater and Gordon’s name, it’s values, and most importantly, its people. William (Bill) Slater knew he wanted to practise law when he was ten years old. It was around the turn of the 20th century and Bill was standing in a Melbourne court after the police had caught him and some of his mates skinny-dipping in the Yarra River on a hot summer’s day. After being marched from the...

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Consumer and the Law
Banking Royal Commission legislation introduced

On 28 November 2019, the Government introduced legislation in line with the recommendations of the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry. The legislation is designed to provide further protections for consumers and small businesses and is set to be passed in early 2020. Below is an overview of the proposed legislation. Click here for a recap of the Banking Royal Commission from our Head of Class Actions, Ben Hardwick. Under the proposed legislation, mortgage brokers will be required to act in the best interests of consumers when providing credit assistance. That means where there is a conflict of interest between the consumer’s...

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