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169 Lygon Street, Carlton, Victoria, 3053
PO Box 1082, Elsternwick, Victoria Australia

Phone: +61 3 9528 5748

Commercial and International Trade Lawyer

Anna Plotkin

Fortrade Lawyers

I am the Principal of Fortrade Lawyers. I have lengthy and broad commercial experience as a lawyer working mainly with entrepreneurs in private practice and as in-house counsel, in a wide range of industries and circumstances, including significant experience in food and beverage retailing, product development, licensing, franchising and dispute resolution.
I work with clients as a strategic partner to support and protect their commercial activities and personal assets.
I hold a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Laws, Graduate Diploma in Corporations and Securities Law and Master of International Business.

About us

I guide small to medium enterprises on the path to becoming more profitable, successfully delivering products and services to domestic and international markets.
I help you to focus on your business by:

  • protecting your brand and other intellectual property
  • minimising the cost and decreasing the difficulty of exporting your goods and services, making you more competitive and profitable
  • enabling you to build strong trading relationships, avoid and settle disputes, and helping you to protect profit and weigh up risks against rewards
  • creating appropriate structures and planning to allow you to leverage and protect your key assets and profitability
  • providing solutions for your general business and personal estate planning needs, providing responsive, practical, personable and commercially astute advice.