Paul Hesse

Paul is a principal of Riordans Lawyers and has been practising in commercial and property law and dispute resolution for more than 25 years. He acts for a wide range of clients including individuals, private and public companies and liquidators.

Paul is accredited by the Law Institute of Victoria as a specialist in commercial litigation and is also an Associate of the Institute of Arbitrators.  He acts as a mediator and is a past member of the Law Institute of Victoria’s Advisory Committee for Commercial Litigation Specialisation.

Paul’s litigation experience includes extensive involvement in various disputes including:

  • contract
  • consumer protection
  • shareholder/unit holder/partnership disputes
  • property and leases
  • guarantees
  • estate litigation
  • insolvency (including preference claims)
  • intellectual property
  • employment
  • product liability

Paul has lectured in contract law, advertising law, company law, and regularly delivers in-house presentations in Competition & Consumer Protection law (formerly the Trade Practices Act) and Advertising & Marketing Law to corporate clients.

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