Justin Whealing

Lead Editor

Justin has been working with the legal profession for two decades. As a journalist, Justin was a forceful advocate for practitioners in his native Australia before he moved into a legal consultancy role in 2015.  There Justin won and led multiple mandates for law firms around Australian market entry, communications strategies, senior partner search, and law firm mergers.

He is a sought after speaker at industry events and has been a regular writer in The Australian and The Australian Financial Review. He has also published surveys and analysis that featured international legal leaders and the leading law firms in Australia and abroad. Justin joined Lextel in 2020 as a lead editor for the Asia-Pacific region.