Hennessy Dowd Lawyers is law firm based in Bathurst that aims to serve clients in the Central West and New South Wales more broadly. The firms works to give clients a personal service that is able to effectively help them with their legal challenges.
The firm itself is relatively new but its two principal practitioners bring a combined 40 years of legal experience. Evan M Down and Lousia M Hennessy have each spent 20 years working law throughout Sydney, London and the Central West.
The firm is eager to set itself apart from others in the region and hopes to prove this to clients through their approach to legal issues. They aim to provide strong legal knowledge and advocate effectively on behalf of their clients.
Hennessy Dowd Lawyers are able to assist their clients in a number of legal areas including:
- Criminal and traffic law
- Commercial law and civil litigation
- Wills & estates
- Family law
The firms approach aims to give clients straightforward counsel in a timely manner. They work to treat their clients with a high priority and make sure they are fully aware of what they can expect from the firm.
Evan Down is the firm’s principal legal practitioner and has a large portfolio of experience. He is an accredited criminal law specialist, having worked in both in both prosecution and defence.
Louisa Hennessy is the firm’s second director and has worked in British law at a London firm. She has a strong background in commercial law and is a specialist at dispute resolution, family law and estate planning.
As a working married couple living in Bathurst, Hennessy & Dowd both have strong ties to the local community. They have often represented clients pro bono because of their passion for law and representing those less fortunate.