Petra Stirling

TitleDirector of Operations, Risk and Transformation, LegalOrganisationWestpac


As an experienced professional and financial services leader, Petra leads the change agenda for top Australian legal firms. In her current role, she heads the Westpac Legal and Secretariat Operations, Risk and Transformation team, which has won awards for its innovative approach to legal operations, digital transformation and agile delivery. Petra has received the Legal Operations Professional of the year | Women in Law Awards and the Corporate Legal Departments People and Skills Award | FT Innovative Lawyers Asia-Pacific Awards. Petra is a popular speaker on how to achieve transformational change through Legal Operations and regularly speaks at CLOC Australasia Chapter, ACC, and other industry events.