Madgwicks is proud to announce the promotion of Sazz Nasimi to Partner and Jen Severn to Senior Associate, effective 1 October 2018.
Sazz has been a valued member of the Litigation team since 2011 and runs a successful and diverse litigation practice with a loyal client base. With strong technical skills and an outcome focused approach, Sazz provides excellent service to his clients and is a trusted advisor to many across the firm. Sazz is a leader in his team and provides mentorship and guidance to junior lawyers who work very closely with him.
Partner Peter Kennedy congratulated Sazz on his promotion stating:
“We welcome Sazz to the partnership and look forward to his insights and dedication to the current and future success of Madgwicks.”
“Sazz’s promotion reflects our commitment to acknowledging the skills and attributes of individuals who seek to make a difference and make an outstanding contribution to the firm and our clients.”
Jen joined the Property team in January 2018 and has proven to be a highly skilled legal operator who is able to build strong relationships with her clients.
The new promotions have been warmly welcomed to their new positions within the wider firm with Partner Peter Kennedy stating:
“As a firm, we are committed to excellence and for recognising the talent within our organisation that contribute to our ongoing success. I’m therefore delighted to congratulate Sazz and Jen on their promotion and am proud to continue to support their ongoing development.”
Sazz has extensive experience in commercial disputes in both state and federal jurisdictions in complex and large scale disputes and is regularly called to advise both liquidators and corporations in this area. Sazz has acted for individuals and corporation in corporate and personal insolvency; landlords and tenants in retail leasing disputes; individual and corporations in matter pertaining to breach of director’s duties and white collar crime; and shareholders in shareholder oppression matters. Sazz is of the philosophy that good communication is essential for client satisfaction and makes a point of understanding his client’s business and needs before providing any advice.
Jen Severn is an experienced property lawyer with experience across a number of complex transactions and is well regarded for her commerciality, pragmatic approach to legal issues and ability to understand key property objectives. Jen specialises in off-the-plan residential, commercial, industrial and greenfield developments; sales and acquisitions of commercial, industrial and residential properties; and rural sales and acquisitions including water share transfer requirements.