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Jump on the Legal Life Raft with Aquarius Lawyers

28 January 2014

AUSTRALIA - Do not drown in the sea of sustainability regulations and laws instead use a life raft and engage an expert in the area.

Environment planning, best practices and government regulations impact on the development of your sustainable business. If you have a legal issue or question, choose the law firm with “the Fish Lawyer”.

Engaging an expert saves time and money for your business. Aquarius Lawyers is the law firm for assisting those businesses working in the marine environment with all their legal issues.

The firm can provide advice and representation in all areas marine business, commercial fisheries, aquaculture and international law.

Known as “The Fish Lawyer” for her specialisation in aquaculture, marine and fisheries law, Katherine Hawes is the principal of Aquarius Lawyers. Katherine’s unique blend of business and maritime expertise means that you will be provided with a specialised and professional legal solution.

The aim is to provide cost effective legal and compliance solutions for your business. Katherine is a regular speaker at international events on legal issues affecting the marine environment and has completed a Master's of Maritime Law.

Aquarius Lawyers understand that the legal system can be a maze, but through sound legal advice, the firm aims to guide you through that maze to find the best legal solution for you.

“The Fish Law Report” is a regular newsletter designed to keep you up to date on national and international legal issues affecting the marine environment, subscription is free from our website

Contact details

Katherine Hawes
Aquarius Lawyers
+61 2 9615 9635

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