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AGS Commercial  

‘AGS are unlikely to be conflicted out.’

‘AGS seems to have specialists in all areas that we need.’

‘In all cases the AGS has acted very effectively to marry commercial principles with the obligations and accountabilities that apply to the public sector in dealing with corporate matters.’ – CLIENT REFERENCE 2012

‘I have also used the AGS in commercial transactions, and … have found the AGS lawyers to be commercially minded, knowledgeable about business imperatives and practical in their advice.’ CLIENT REFERENCE 2012

'They are subject matter experts on commercial and matters relating to procurement in Australian Government organisations.' CLIENT SURVEY 2012


AGS Commercial

Our more than 60 lawyers in AGS Commercial bring a special perspective to their work gained from many years’ experience in both public and private sector commercial matters. They are expert in advising on areas such as taxation, information and communication technology projects, grants and funding, consumer and competition, intellectual property, media and communications, environment and resources, State and intergovernmental agreements, infrastructure, construction, property and leasing, insurance, banking and finance, procurement, tendering and contracting probity, process and risk management.

KEY CONTACTS

Professional leaders

  Linda Richardson Cathy Reid Adrian Snooks
  Linda Richardson PSM
Chief Counsel Commercial
T 02 6253 7207
Cathy Reid
Deputy Chief Counsel Commercial
T 03 9242 1203
Adrian Snooks
Deputy Chief Counsel Commercial
T 02 6253 7192
       
  Simon Konecny Paul Lang Tony Beal
  Simon Konecny
Deputy General Counsel Commercial
T 02 9581 7585
Paul Lang PSM RFD
Deputy General Counsel Commercial
T 03 9242 1322
Tony Beal
Deputy General Counsel Commercial
T 02 6253 7231
       
  Andrew Miles    
  Andrew Miles
Deputy General Counsel Commercial
T 02 6253 7100
   

 

National Leader and Managers

  Adrian Snooks Kenneth Eagle Kathryn Grimes
  Adrian Snooks
National Leader
T 02 6253 7192
Kenneth Eagle
National Manager
T 03 9242 1290
Kathryn Grimes
National Manager
T 02 6253 7513

 

Team leaders

  Lee-Sai Choo Kathryn Grimes Garth Cooke
  Lee-Sai Choo
Perth/Adelaide
T 08 9268 1137
Kathryn Grimes
Canberra
T 02 6253 7513
Garth Cooke
Melbourne/Sydney
T 03 9242 1494
       
 
Helen Moran
   
  Helen Moran
Melbourne/Brisbane
T 03 9242 1493