George Southgate

Senior Associate

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Contact details

+61 7 3456 5129
gsouthgate@landers.com.au

Practice group

Commercial Disputes

Professional biography

George is an experienced litigator and a member of the commercial disputes team of Lander & Rogers. He has a strong focus on disputes and regulatory matters and conducts litigation in a variety of Queensland courts and tribunals.

In addition to litigious work, George's practice includes all forms of dispute resolution. He has represented clients in various conferences and mediations, and in relation to statutory investigations.  His approach is to assist his clients to understand the risks they face relating to their dispute and help them achieve the best possible outcome.

George's particular expertise includes:

  • property and retail leasing disputes
  • contractual disputes
  • disciplinary proceedings
  • administrative review
  • investigations
  • dispute resolution

George was admitted to practice in 2011 and joined Lander & Rogers in 2016.

Qualifications

Grad Dip LP (QUT (Distinction)
LL.B (QUT) (Hons)
Bachelor of Nursing (QUT)
LLM (Health) ongoing

Memberships/Awards

Member Queensland Law Society
Member Golden Key Honours Society

Publications/Presentations

July 2016, 'Consent, declarations of parentage and offers of settlement: Lessons from In the matter of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 (Case G) [2016] EWHC 729 Fam', Australian LexisNexis Health Law Bulletin

September 2014, Keynote Speaker, Queensland Orthopaedic Nurses Special Interest Group (QONSIG), 'The Queensland Health Ombudsman - A new regulatory framework for Queensland Nurses'

October 2013, Co-author, 'The new Health Ombudsman Act 2013: a new health service complaints regime in Queensland', Australian LexisNexis Health Law Bulletin

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Contact details

+61 7 3456 5129
gsouthgate@landers.com.au

Practice group

Commercial Disputes

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