Our Principal

The firm is led by its principal, Zmarak Zhouand.
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Zmarak is a lawyer qualified in Australia and New York with almost 20 years experience.

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He focuses exclusively on the vocational education and training (VET) sector.

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Zmarak has worked in-house and in private practice in Australia and abroad – with leading law firms and major businesses.

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He has owned and been the CEO of CRICOS and domestic RTOs.

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Zmarak understands RTOs and the complex legal and compliance environment in which they operate.

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He is technically strong, commercial and provides high-quality, practical and cost-effective services.

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Zmarak’s services are based on a deep understanding of his clients’ requirements in the context of their business objectives.

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He works with his clients to build strong relationships and is generally available 24/7.

Admissions/Memberships

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Legal Practitioner, New South Wales, Australia, 2001
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Member New York Bar Association, 2014
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Member, Queensland Law Society, 2019
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Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, 2017

Qualifications (University/HE)

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(Post-Grad) Bachelor of Laws, University of New England, 2000
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Bachelor of Laws, Southern Cross University, 1998
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Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, College of Law, 2001
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Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, 2016

Qualifications (VET)

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Diploma of Training Design & Development
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Diploma of Quality Audit
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Graduate Diploma in Strategic Leadership
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Graduate Diploma of Portfolio Management
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Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management
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Diploma of Leadership & Management

About

rto.legal is the registered business name of Zhouand Pty Ltd ACN 630 717 976, an incorporated legal practice registered with the Queensland Law Society in Queensland, Australia.

Contact

z@rto.legal

07 3726 9559

0478 393 502

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