Terri Janke and Company is an award-winning Indigenous law firm that empowers clients to achieve success in business and innovation. Operating since 2000, we are proudly 100% Indigenous owned and run, and a Certified Supplier with Supply Nation. We specialise in Commercial Law and lead in the area of Indigenous Cultural and Intellectual Property (ICIP).

Terri Janke and Company always strives to offer the best legal service and reliability to our Indigenous and non-Indigenous clients. We work nationally and internationally, and have the capacity to deal with large scale projects.​ We are currently on the Whole of Australian Government Legal Services Panel and the Queensland Legal Services Panel.

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Protocols for using First Nations Cultural and Intellectual Property in the Arts

This is the latest edition of the Australia Council for the Arts Protocols for using First Nations Cultural and Intellectual Property in the ArtsThese protocols are for creative practitioners working with Indigenous artists or Indigenous cultural heritage in their creative projects.

Indigenous Roadmap Project

In 2019, Terri Janke and Company delivered the Australian Museums and Galleries Association (AMaGA) commissioned landmark document 

First Peoples: A Roadmap for enhancing Indigenous engagement in museums and galleries.

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What people say about us...

“Terri’s a personal hero and an inspiration to me ever since we met. Her personal values are reflected in her company, she’s a person with integrity and honesty who responds to any challenge placed upon her with vigour, hard work, determination and focus. ”

Nancia Guivarra

Journalist & Indigenous media professional

“We really loved working with Anika on this agreement and look forward to engaging her services again another time. 

Thanks so much.


Toni Lalich, Company Manager & Deborah Cheetham AO, Artistic Director
Short Black Opera Company Pty Ltd 

Australia's National Indigenous Opera Company 

© 2020 Terri Janke and Company



All professional photography is by Jamie James at James Photographic Services.

The painting  'Ancient Tracks and Waterholes' (2019) by Rene Kulitja has been used under license in the firm photographs on the TJC website homepage, staff profiles, careers and services pages. Visit Maruku Arts for more work by Rene Kulitja.

The visual artwork ‘Freshwater Lagoon 1’ by Lisa Michl Ko-manggen has been used under license in some photographs and videos. Visit Cape York Art for more work by Ko-manggen.

The painting ‘My Country’ by Bibi Barba has been used under license in some photographs and Law Way videos. Visit Bibi's website.

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation

phone: +61 2 9693 2577

email: tjc@terrijanke.com.au

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