Our team

We’re proud to have some of the brightest minds in the legal profession on our team. Meet the people who embody our signature empathy and excellence.

Nicholas Burch

Director / LinkedIn

Nich founded Burch&Co in 2016 with a vision to create a law firm that puts people first. Driven by the belief that engaging with the law can be an enjoyable and fulfilling experience for clients and lawyers alike, Nich approaches his role with passion, purpose and care. He also loves a challenge, whether it's hiking to Everest Base Camp, trying to grow vegetables and keep bees in an inner-Melbourne backyard, or designing useful legal strategies for clients. He also hopes that you're having a great day so far.

Nich founded Burch&Co in 2016 with a vision to create a law firm that puts people first. Driven by the belief that engaging with the law can be an enjoyable and fulfilling experience for clients and lawyers alike, Nich approaches his role with passion, purpose and care. He also loves a challenge, whether it's hiking to Everest Base Camp, trying to grow vegetables and keep bees in an inner-Melbourne backyard, or designing useful legal strategies for clients. He also hopes that you're having a great day so far.

Victoria Moffat

Associate Director (Corporate) / LinkedIn

Victoria knows there’s an art to getting it right, and she’s never one to skim over the details. Confident and solution-orientated, Victoria specialises in corporate law, mergers & acquisitions and knows how to make your transaction a success. Having been with Burch&Co since the beginning, she's earned an unparalleled reputation for her determination and skill in making things happen.

Victoria knows there’s an art to getting it right, and she’s never one to skim over the details. Confident and solution-orientated, Victoria specialises in corporate law, mergers & acquisitions and knows how to make your transaction a success. Having been with Burch&Co since the beginning, she's earned an unparalleled reputation for her determination and skill in making things happen.

Prue Greenfield

Associate Director (Dispute Resolution) / LinkedIn

Prue’s well-honed life skills and sense of empathy allows her to build a strategic, winning edge in what would otherwise be a complex and costly litigation.

Matthew Gasparini

Senior Associate (Dispute Resolution) / LinkedIn

What Matt loves about his job as a litigator is that no two cases are the same. He takes a concise and commercial approach to dispute resolution and takes pride in being a decisive yet supportive legal counsel for his clients. Melbourne-born but Sydney-based, Matt continues to support Carlton from the sunny eastern beaches, negroni in hand and Shadow (his black labrador) by his side.

What Matt loves about his job as a litigator is that no two cases are the same. He takes a concise and commercial approach to dispute resolution and takes pride in being a decisive yet supportive legal counsel for his clients. Melbourne-born but Sydney-based, Matt continues to support Carlton from the sunny eastern beaches, negroni in hand and Shadow (his black labrador) by his side.

Sean Carr

Associate (OGC) / LinkedIn

With a background in commercial litigation, Sean brings a strategic and client-first approach to everything he does and takes pride in helping his clients achieve great outcomes. Sean is just as happy solving complex legal problems as he is rewatching the 2018 AFL grand final, which he does every couple of months.

Sam Levin

Associate (Commercial & Corporate) / LinkedIn

Sam is an Associate across Burch&Co.'s corporate and commercial teams. He brings a wealth of experience in commercial litigation and corporate law to the team, along with a genuine belief in providing meaningful legal services to his clients. When he isn't assisting his clients achieve their goals, you might find him training for his next marathon, spending quality time with his young family or cheering on Melbourne in the MCC.

Sam is an Associate across Burch&Co.'s corporate and commercial teams. He brings a wealth of experience in commercial litigation and corporate law to the team, along with a genuine belief in providing meaningful legal services to his clients. When he isn't assisting his clients achieve their goals, you might find him training for his next marathon, spending quality time with his young family or cheering on Melbourne in the MCC.

Hana Lee

Senior Associate (Startup & Capital) / LinkedIn

Hana leads Burch&Co’s Startup & Capital team and brings her detailed understanding of the startup ecosystem to the work of helping clients structure, grow, and scale. A self-identified US Army brat and third culture kid, Hana is also a certified privacy expert (CIPP/E) and passionate about managing data and privacy risks within commercial realities. When she isn’t reading terms and conditions for fun, she can be found eating tacos or planning her next international getaway.

Hana leads Burch&Co’s Startup & Capital team and brings her detailed understanding of the startup ecosystem to the work of helping clients structure, grow, and scale. A self-identified US Army brat and third culture kid, Hana is also a certified privacy expert (CIPP/E) and passionate about managing data and privacy risks within commercial realities. When she isn’t reading terms and conditions for fun, she can be found eating tacos or planning her next international getaway.

Grace Cairns

Lawyer (Corporate) / LinkedIn

With a background in law and global studies, Grace’s thoroughness is evident in all that she touches. From working with clients to enjoying baking on the weekend, her consistency, care and efficiency are the recipes behind every successful outcome.

With a background in law and global studies, Grace’s thoroughness is evident in all that she touches. From working with clients to enjoying baking on the weekend, her consistency, care and efficiency are the recipes behind every successful outcome.

Giulia Ausilio

Lawyer (Dispute Resolution)

Giulia, better known as Giuls, is a true empath with a knack for building genuine and meaningful relationships with clients. Giuls prides herself on giving considered and strategic advice to achieve the timely resolution of legal disputes. When she isn’t litigating, you’ll most likely find Giuls being the ultimate “faunt” (fun aunt) to her niece and nephews.

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1000+

Number of clients we have helped over the years.

72+

Combined years of legal experience.

2570+

Total number of matters over the years.

Our values

We’re committed to demystifying the law and providing our clients and staff with a positive, effective experience.

Respect the person first

We’re a team of real people, with a really excellent knowledge of the law. Our goal? Inspire confidence, starting with clients understanding what we’re talking about.

Show up

We’re seriously passionate about the law. A feeling which informs our collaborative approach to client relationships and dedication to always deliver results.

Be useful

We don’t hide behind legal jargon or charge through the roof for five minute calls. We give strictly sound and considered advice backed by expert legal knowledge.

Lead with integrity

Underpinning every action, piece of advice or suggestion we make is an unflinching commitment to ethical and decent behaviour. We respect and uphold the laws and principles that shape our legal system and seek only to achieve positive, rewarding outcomes for those that require the law’s protection.

We believe that dealing with the law can be a positive, logical and productive experience.

If you’re looking for more meaningful client interactions and greater clarity in your professional growth, we’d love to hear from you.

Partners

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