Our Mission

Our mission is to take a genuine interest in our clients, understand their objectives, and work collaboratively with them to meet those objectives by providing practical high quality result-oriented legal advice.

Our Values

We dedicate ourselves to these values:

  • For our clients – we provide high-quality, strategic legal services efficiently and maintain the highest standards of professional integrity. We are decisive, innovative, accessible and responsive.
  • For our firm – we foster an enjoyable, inclusive, respectful working environment where open collaboration and initiative are encouraged.
  • For our communities – we continue to support our communities to foster greater opportunities for a better future.

Practice Areas

Corporate & Commercial

In today's complex commercial environment, few business moves can be safely made without effective, practical legal advice.
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MPH is at the forefront of property law advice in Western Australia and provides advice on a variety of property transactions and issues including sales, development, syndication, strata...
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Commercial Litigation

We understand that commercial disputes are an unwelcome distraction from the management of your business and a drain on your resources.
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Energy & Resources

The energy and resources sector (encompassing mining, oil and gas, electricity and other energy sources) is not only a key driver of the Western Australian economy, but also...
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Indigenous Trusts & Native Title

Navigating the Native Title and Aboriginal heritage landscape is a critical issue for both resource project operators and Indigenous corporations, and one that requires accurate advice, timely cultural...
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Technology & Innovation

Technology and innovation, whether digital or otherwise, continues to play a fundamental and ever-increasing role in how organisations in industries of all types operate their businesses.
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MPH acts on behalf of contractors, principals and developers as well as other stake holders in relation to domestic, commercial and major infrastructure projects.
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Our Team


Didier Murcia

B.Juris LL.B (Chair)

Grant Pestell

LL.B (Managing Director)
NigelPakes SQ

Nigel Pakes

LL.B (Director)
GregOshannessy SQ

Greg O’Shannessy

Dip Law (Director)
Mark B

Mark Burchnall

LL.B BA (Director)
Natalie Quek SQ

Natalie Quek

LL.B Dip ModLan (Mandarin) (Director)

Paul Cavanagh

LL.B, BCom (Director)

Dan Butler

LLB BCom BA RITP (Director - Restructuring, Disputes and Commercial)
CherylSun SQ (1)

Cheryl Sun

LL.M, LL.B, BCom (Director)