Dr George Raitt

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George is a consultant at Piper Alderman, a national law firm.  He practises in most areas of corporate and commercial law, and has done so as a principal for over 25 years.  Prior to joining Piper Alderman, George was a partner in Blake Dawson Waldron (now Ashurst) for 12 years.  He is also qualified as a Chartered Accountant, and holds a Master of Tax Laws from the University of New South Wales. His monograph on competition law, The Metaphysics of Market Power: the Zero-sum Competition and Market Manipulation Approach, is due to be published by Hart Publishing, Oxford, in 2019.

He has a Ph. D from Deakin University on the adaptation of literature to film.  George has acted for a range of private sector and public sector clients, particularly in the science and technology sector, including commercial enterprises, collaborative ventures, universities, medical research institutes and not-for profit organisations.  He was a founding director of the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute.