HWL Ebsworth has added a partner in Brisbane.

Kelly Alcorn joins the firm’s planning, environment and government practice from Holding Redlich, where she was a partner. She acts for clients on project approval and regulatory matters, as well as representing them in prosecutions related to environmental law.

Alcorn was a partner at Holding Redlich for two years. Prior to that, she was a special counsel at Clayton Utz, and worked a number of in-house roles in the property and resource sectors before moving to private practice.

HWL Ebsworth now has 122 lawyers, including 28 partners, in Brisbane. The firm has about 500 lawyers, including 186 partners, in its six offices in Australia.

Email: tbrennan@alm.com.