Lexbridge’s practice is focused on international law, including trade and investment, and Australian government law and legal policy.


Our international practice delivers legal and consulting services relating to international law and related matters at all levels of complexity, including:
– advice and compliance
– development and negotiation of agreements and other international arrangements
– dispute settlement and arbitration
– research and analysis, and
– capacity-building and training.

Lexbridge’s expertise covers all aspects of international law affecting governments and other international actors, including in the areas of security, environment, human rights, maritime, shipping and aviation.

Trade and investment

Our trade and investment practice provides advice and assistance across the entire range of trade and investment issues, from tariffs and behind the border regulation to trade in services and investment, from intellectual property to procurement.
We support the negotiation and implementation of trade and investment agreements, and advise on trade and investment disputes under bilateral and multilateral agreements.
We also deliver capacity-building and training in these areas.

Australian government

Our Australian government practice provides a range of services including:
– advice and compliance
– negotiations
– tailored legal assistance to in-house practices
– support to major projects, policy initiatives, taskforces and inquiries, and
– law reform and legislative development.

Lexbridge retains expertise in a wide range of areas, including:
– defence, security and law enforcement
– environment and fisheries
– maritime and aviation
– trade and investment
– customs, migration and biosecurity, and
– administrative and privacy.

We leverage off our deep and diverse experience, and knowledge of Australian government environments, to pick up and run with any issues that may arise.