We facilitate business transactions by drafting contracts in plain English. We will also review and, when required, negotiate agreements with a view to achieving the best commercial outcome for you. In particular, our experience encompasses commercial documents; financing transactions; employment; contract management & real and personal property.
We possess practical experience in developing policies and procedures for compliance and risk management programs, including interaction with ASIC, the ACCC and international agencies. We also conduct practical ethics and probity training & establish whistleblower policies.
Richard Hobson has extensive experience working in-house as a General Counsel of ASX-listed public and multinational companies. He currently acts as an outsourced General Counsel to a number of companies without an in-house lawyer. We are responsive to your needs, understand business imperatives, maintain low overheads to provide you with cost-effective solutions and have an in-house mindset.
With experience in, and an understanding of, the many issues that businesses and corporate counsel face, we bring an innovative approach to managing legal issues and obtaining cost-effective legal services. We can assist you with internal legal department management; external lawyers and other professionals & legal strategic planning.
Richard Hobson is a very popular lecturer for business people and lawyers alike. His straightforward and entertaining style, backed up by over 30 years’ experience, has earned high praise from clients around Australia and overseas. You are guaranteed that even the dryest subject matter will be made enjoyable and understandable. No one has ever slept through one of Richard’s lectures. (His background as a former opera singer may help here!)