Established in 2008, Redvers Read Commercial Lawyers is a boutique firm squarely focussed on the provision of cost effective, pragmatic, legal and commercial services to business.
With over 30 years experience as both in-house and external corporate counsel; as former head of the commercial division of a national law firm; and through the development of long term trusted relationships, Legal Director & Principal, Alan Read, has been engaged as advisor to a range of high profile commercial clients to achieve the most appropriate solutions for their specific needs.
As legal counsel for the Motorola Corporation from 1980 until 1997, Alan was responsible for the Australasian operations. This role included variously the positions of Company Secretary, Treasurer, Manager Government Relations and Distribution Controller.
Between 1997 and 2002, Alan was Company Secretary of the FoodWorks Supermarket Group.
From 1995 to 2000 was a Partner with Scanlan Carroll Business Lawyers, and thereafter until 2007 was an Equity Partner with Dibbs Abbott Stillman Lawyers where he was Head of the Commercial Division and headed the National Trade Practices and Information Technology practice groups.