Sally Westh

sallyLegal Recruitment Consultant

ph: +61 3 9038 9360 (Melbourne)
m : +61 0409 592 997
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LLB (Hons), BA (Psych)

Sally Westh is a Legal Recruitment Consultant at Ablethorpe, assisting lawyers in their job search both domestically and internationally. Sally is legally qualified and has been working in Legal Recruitment since 2015, focussing exclusively on the recruitment of legal professionals at all levels.

Practice Specialisation

Sally’s clients include large international and boutique law firms, ASX listed and global corporates, as well as statutory bodies. Sally is also integral to running our international recruitment and agency affiliate programs to the UK, USA, Continental Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa.

Professional Experience

Sally graduated with a Bachelor of Law (Hons) and a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Psychology from Monash University in 2009. She completed her articles in Perth, Western Australia and practiced as a solicitor primarily in the areas of disputes, and corporate and commercial law, until relocating back to Melbourne when she moved into legal recruitment. Sally is a member of the Law Institute of Victoria, The Australian Corporate Lawyers Association and also retains her Victorian Legal Practicing Certificate.

Recruitment Experience

Sally’s recruitment experience includes involvement in the following recruitment assignments –

Allens Commercial Litigation Associate
ATZ Law Chambers (Africa) Senior Associate
Clarke Legal Comcare Associate
Corrs Chambers Westgarth Banking and Finance Lawyer
Corrs Chambers Westgarth Employment Lawyer
Corrs Chambers Westgarth Banking & Finance Senior Associate
Gadens Lawyers Wills & Estates Lawyer
Gilbert & Tobin Banking & Finance Lawyer
Gilbert & Tobin Commercial Litigation Lawyer
GlaxoSmithKline Corporate Counsel
Hall & Wilcox Superannuation Lawyer
Hall & Wilcox Banking & Finance Lawyer
Herbert Smith Freehills Commercial Litigation Senior Associate
Herbert Smith Freehills Junior Commercial Litigation Lawyer
Herbert Smith Freehills Property Senior Associate
Herbert Smith Freehills Construction/PPP Lawyer
Herbert Smith Freehills Projects Lawyer
HFW Property Senior Associate
Jemena Projects & Regulatory Lawyer
K&L Gates Technology Associate
King & Wood Mallesons Oil and Gas (Projects) Senior Associate
Maddocks Property Associate
Maddocks Administrative Law Associate
Melbourne Stadiums Ltd In-House Counsel
Mills Oakley Government & Administrative Law Senior Associate
Multiplex Regional Legal Counsel
Norton Rose Fulbright Property Lawyer
Port of Melbourne Authority Legal Counsel (Commercial & Property)
Port of Melbourne Authority Legal Counsel (Construction)
Riordan & Riordan Property Lawyer
SLF Junior Commercial Litigator
SLF Junior Insolvency Lawyer
Uniqlo General Counsel

Read what clients and candidates have to say about Sally here.