The Honourable Paul Lucas is a Consultant with Holding Redlich. As well as being admitted as a Lawyer for over 30 years, he brings 11 years as a Cabinet Minister (with essentially all that time on CBRC – the inner Cabinet) and 4 years as a Deputy Premier. During his time in Government Paul was Minister across a diverse range of portfolios including: Innovation & Information Economy (including Energy), Transport & Main Roads, Infrastructure & Planning, Health and Attorney-General Minister for Local Government & Special Minister of State.
As a former Attorney-General, Paul was often the ultimate consumer of legal advice provided to Government. He understands:
As former Deputy Premier and Minister across diverse portfolios, Paul developed an invaluable skills set, including:
As former Infrastructure & Planning; Energy; and Transport & Main Roads Minister he has been involved from instigation to completion in:
As a Member of the State Parliament for 16 years he brings unparalleled understanding of:
As a Director of State-Owned Enterprises and Authorities – Both Federal and State, including:
He has delivered seminars to numerous bodies (including the Australian Institute of Company Directors) on how to engage with Government for business and policy success.
16 Feb 21 to 07 Dec 21
Holding Redlich is pleased to invite you to our webinar series designed for port and terminal owners and operators. These webinars will provide insights on the current trends and issues that matter to you. Now more than ever ports are vital nodes in an increasingly complex web of trade routes that span the globe. COVID 19 is forcing most of us to reconsider how we do things, and ports are no exceptions. This series will look at how Australian ports might navigate the challenges and opportunities posed by 2020, and how 2021 might be their most interesting year ever.
20 Apr 21 to 23 Nov 21
Holding Redlich is pleased to invite you to our 2021 Queensland Government webinar series which we have tailored specifically for lawyers working within Queensland Government departments, statutory bodies and authorities and government-owned corporations in Queensland. These monthly seminars will offer you insights, updates and practical tips from our experts on topics which we consider to be particularly relevant for lawyers acting in the Queensland public sector this year.
12 Oct 21
From health crises and vessel casualties to cyber-attacks, ports regularly find themselves responding to incidents over which they do not have complete control or responsibility. Despite this, port owners and operators have a critical role to play in managing such issues for themselves, port users and public stakeholders. We take a look at how port owners and operators might approach the preparation and management of these issues and their aftermath. We will also look at how emerging technologies like block chain provide new opportunities for collaboration and increased efficiency.