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Janet Gillam

Principal
Janet Gillam Legal

Janet started her own firm, Janet Gillam Legal, in 2013. Janet is a commercial lawyer, with a particular interest in regulation and compliance issues facing Australian financial institutions.

She recently worked on a major project involving a re-draft of an entire suite of loan documents on behalf of a lender to make them more user friendly and ensure compliance with relevant legislation. She is also frequently involved in dispute resolution on behalf of credit and financial service providers with the Credit and Investment Ombudsman (CIO) and the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS). She has also recently worked on "white label" home and car loan products on behalf of a major bank. She has a particular interest in Consumer Credit Protection Law.

Prior to starting her own practice, Janet was the General Counsel and joint Company Secretary of carsales.com, which listed on the ASX during her tenure.

Janet holds a Bachelor of Arts from Melbourne University and a Bachelor of Laws from Monash University.