Mr Richard Leder > Corrs Chambers Westgarth > Melbourne, Australia > Lawyer Profile

Corrs Chambers Westgarth
LEVEL 36, BOURKE PLACE
600 BOURKE STREET
MELBOURNE, VIC 3000
Australia
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Work Department

Communications & Technology / Litigation & Dispute Resolution.

Position

Partner.

Career

Richard is no stranger to high pressure situations. His ability to offer keen insights and expert advice in tough situations has gained him the trust of his many long term clients. As a commercial litigator and media lawyer for over 25 years the depth and breadth of Richard’s experience is recognised across a number of premium legal directories, including listings across four different categories in the AFR Best Lawyers Peer Review. He is noted for being highly professional and personable as well as for his astute understanding of the law. An experienced negotiator, Richard has an impressive track record in assisting clients avoid costly litigation. He also has a solid reputation in alternative dispute resolution and is a recognised expert on legal professional privilege – skills which have come to the fore when advising clients such as WorkSafe, Channel Seven and the Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne.

Memberships

Royal Children’s Hospital Foundation Deputy Chairman Law Council of Australia Member of the Media and Communications Committee Melbourne Press Club Committee Member Law Institute of Victoria Member of the Courts Practice Committee University of Melbourne Advisory Board, Centre of Media and Communication Law.