Alison Choy Flannigan

Partner | Sydney Office
+61 2 9390 8338 | + 61 411 049 459

Every year since 2008, Alison has been selected by her peers for inclusion on the Best Lawyers list for Australia in the practice area of Health and Aged Care.

With over 20 years of corporate, commercial and regulatory experience, Alison has specialised in advising clients in the health, aged care and life sciences industries.

Her clients include public and private hospital operators and health care providers, private health insurers, biotechnology, pharmaceutical and aged care / retirement living, not-for-profit and government clients.

Alison was previously General Counsel of one of Australia's largest private hospital operators and a major ASX listed company, company secretary of a not-for-profit public company limited by guarantee specialising in health and medical research and a partner of a major national Australian law firm.

Over the years Alison has also been a member of various hospital committees and advisory boards.

[fa icon="chevron-down"] Approach

Having been part of the health care industry, Alison has an in-depth understanding of your business and brings specialist legal expertise as well as commercial acumen and solutions.

Alison also appreciates that issues for health care providers often require urgent attention and she make myself available to my clients whenever she is needed. Alison has a passion and dedication to the industry which goes way beyond just being a lawyer in private practice – she strives to become the trusted advisor of my clients. As a result Alison has nurtured long-term client relationships, some over 17 years. She also provides on-going support for various industry associations and have enthusiastically taken positions within the Industry.

For many clients, Alison is one of the “go to” health lawyers in Australia. With her colleagues at Holman Webb they can provide the health, aged care and life sciences industry proven boutique specialized expertise and value for money.

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Health, Aged Care and Life Sciences; Corporate, Commercial; Regulatory; Not-for-profit; Government. 

[fa icon="chevron-down"] Professional Memberships and Publications
  • Law Society of NSW
  • AusBiotech
  • Australian Corporate Lawyers Association Australian Healthcare & Hospitals Association (AHHA)
  • Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • Australian Private Hospitals Association (APHA) Research Australia