Proximity

Reviews, Investigations and Inquiries

It’s our diversity that makes our advice robust.

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Services we offer

  • Review of Administrative Action

  • Workplace conduct and investigations

  • Royal commissions and inquiries

Our Experience

Our Advisors have extensive experience across misconduct, complaints and internal reviews.

As a trusted government partner, we have provided services and advice on all aspects of government activity, including:

  • Administrative and commercial activities
  • Audit and fraud
  • Cybersecurity
  • Human resources
  • Policy development and reform
  • Project management.

Our Advisors include former government lawyers, policy and governance experts, compliance officers and project and program managers.

This diversity ensures we can find you the perfect match for your matter at hand.

Skills and expertise

It’s our diversity that makes our advice robust.

We have worked on a range of investigations; from relatively minor matters to highly complex and politically sensitive investigations.

We will help you mitigate – and alert you to ­– potential legal risks that commonly arise during any investigation.

Our team includes highly-experienced specialists who have worked in a range of government departments and private sector organisations.

Our clients have included the Department of Defence, the Department of Home Affairs, Australian Federal Police and various Royal Commissions.

WinnerMy Business Awards2020

Professional Services Business of the Year

FinalistAustralian Financial Review

BOSS Best Places to Work List

Finalist2021

Employer of Choice

FinalistAustralian Law Awards2020

Employer of Choice

Finalist2017

Top 10 Procurement Consulting / Professional Services Companies

Finalist2017

ALPMA / Lexis Nexis Thought Leadership Awards

WinnerAustralasian Lawyer Magazine2016

Top 30 Innovative Firms of the Year

Commonwealth Panels and Marketplaces

  • Australian Government DTA Cloud Services Panel
  • Australian Government DTA Digital Marketplace
  • Australian Government Governance and Executive Search Panel
  • Defence Support Services Panel
  • Western Sydney Airport Professional Services Panel

State and Territory Panels and Marketplaces

  • ACT Government Light Rail Stage 2 Advisors Panel
  • ACT Professional Advisory Services Panel
  • Victorian eServices Register
  • Victorian Professional Advisory Services Panel

Joanne Motbey

Special Advisor | Proximity

M 0414 439 720

Contact Joanne, our service lead

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We are a leading provider of integrated consulting, commercial and legal services to government and large organisations. 

We collaborate with you to overcome challenges and achieve excellent outcomes. By creating an exceptional workplace culture, we equip our people with the confidence and knowledge to find the ‘right fit’ solution for your needs.

Clients can engage us for our respective expertise in legal, procurement, program, project and management consulting; but more notably, we offer the full suite of support on projects. We advise from start to finish, with Proximity consultants working seamlessly with Proximity lawyers and commercial advisors to deliver the intended project outcome.

Our team members are true experts in their field, who share their insights generously, at every step of the way.

Advantages of Proximity include:

Intensive support — dedicated resources working directly with your team.

No increase to your head count — the flexibility to scale up and down as required.

High quality — highly regarded practitioners that understand your sector.

Fresh approach — the flexibility and varied experience of external advisors and the intimate knowledge and commercial focus of an in-house team.

Tailored pricing — pricing solutions that suit your needs; whether you require price certainty or flexible pricing solutions that allow you to deal with uncertain demand.

Value for money — our model eliminates expensive overheads; and you benefit from the savings.

The Proximity difference means you: