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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BA, 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

Brisbane

Suite 14A Ashgrove Serviced Offices Level 1 240 Waterworks Road Ashgrove Qld 4060

07 3726 9559

Sydney

Level 11 65 York Street Sydney NSW 2000 Sydney

02 9121 6281

z@rto.legal

0478 393 502

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