Kott Gunning is a trusted independent Western Australian law firm dedicated to delivering outstanding legal services to its clients. Our purpose is to take care of our clients legal interests and objectives through our expertise, professional networks and experience.

Through an unwavering focus on providing exceptional legal advice and value to clients for more than 100 years, Kott Gunning is one of the most recognised law practices in Western Australia.


Collaboration is key to our approach, so that our clients can be confident that their matters are in the right hands as we provide efficient, expert, valuable and cost effective solutions.

Kott Gunning provides legal advice across a broad range of core services, including:

  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Property & Construction Law
  • Government, Planning & Environmental Law
  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Insurance
  • Employment & Safety
  • Wills & Estates


Kott Gunning prides itself on attracting, retaining and developing legal practitioners with exceptional expertise and skills in their specialist areas of practice.

Service, Value & Quality

Service, value and quality are core principles embedded in the Kott Gunning culture.

We strive to provide exceptional service and value in our legal advice. As our tagline says, Kott Gunning is your legal partner. We seek to work with our clients, to understand their needs and provide cost effective and fit for purpose solutions.

Our lawyers and partners are actively involved in key industry bodies and professional organisations and are active on industry committees and in consultation groups.

Kott Gunning are a certified as an Approved Quality Practice to the requirements of the Quality Practice Standard of the Law Society of Western Australia.

Proudly West Australian

Founded in 1919, Kott Gunning is immensely proud of the firm’s history and adaptability that has seen the firm robustly stand at the forefront of the legal landscape for more than 100 years.

Our lawyers have acted for some of Western Australia’s biggest enterprises on many complex matters. We have cultivated longstanding relationships with statutory corporations, state government departments, local governments and listed public companies and have provided legal services on their panels for many years.


Global and National Network


While being an independent Western Australian firm, Kott Gunning are an active member of the international network of independent law firms – ADVOC.

Membership of the ADVOC network, gives us the advantage of a global and national network of independent commercial and corporate law firms for support, resources and expertise.

ADVOC independent member network firms in Australia are: