Real estate and projects

We specialise in managing complex projects and real estate matters – from acquisition and development, to leasing and disposal.

Each client and every deal are different – but we love this about our work. We're a dedicated, personable team of problem solvers with decades of experience across the retail, office, industrial, residential and energy sectors. Our lawyers provide exceptional value because our processes are lean and efficient. We use technology that streamlines large-scale due diligence and document management tasks. This means we can focus more resources on providing the best advice and support possible.

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Capital transactions

We know how to execute capital transactions – we've been doing it for over 30 years. Our team has advised on some of the largest deals in the country, for both domestic and international clients.

From partners to paralegals, we're a team with the expertise to manage complex negotiations and intricate settlements. Whether it's a single asset or a large property portfolio, we'll develop an intimate knowledge of your commercial goals, and carefully manage each transaction to meet your specific needs.

Leasing and asset management

We specialise in practical, cost-efficient advice and support for commercial landlords and tenants. You’ll experience close support throughout the leasing cycle – from negotiations and heads of agreement, to incentives, fit outs, licenses, service agreements and disputes.

Our practices are grounded in expert knowledge and powered by technology. Our clients benefit from swift turnarounds, along with best-practice reporting, document retention and portfolio management.

Development

We've successfully advised on countless commercial, industrial, office and residential projects from start to finish.

We begin by developing an intimate understanding of your project's drivers, objectives and risks. We follow up with practical support, advice and strategies that will help you achieve your commercial targets. Our lawyers are relied upon by a wide range of large private and institutional investors, developers, tenants, and public-sector entities.

Construction

We provide a complete solution to all construction-related matters. Our services include everything from documentation preparation and review, to contract administration and dispute resolution advice.

Many of our lawyers advise on documentation as well as disputes, giving us a complete perspective of the construction lifecycle. As well as being comprehensively informed, our support is tailored for our clients' specific needs and goals. Our expertise is the result of many years working on commercial, residential, industrial and infrastructure projects.

Structuring and debt

Large institutional investors and investment managers trust us with structuring their real estate investments and debt financing.

Our expertise includes:

  • joint venture agreements
  • co-owner agreements
  • trust structures
  • managed investment schemes
  • minimisation structures
  • asset protection
  • portfolio and single debt assets
  • market terms of facility
  • security documentation

Real estate disputes

Our firm has market-leading real estate expertise. We regularly assist our clients with advice in the following areas:

  • lease disputes
  • sale and purchase disputes
  • easement claims
  • compulsory acquisition
  • subdivision disputes
  • joint venture disputes
  • property scheme disputes

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