We know Real Estate & Construction

  • Cliff Savala
  • Matteo Salerno
  • Lyn Harris
  • Allison Mckee
  • Brooke Mcconchie
  • Sally Dalgleish
  • Kate Flett
  • Naomi Perry


We are experienced in the complete set of property and development legal services including negotiating and documenting property joint venture arrangements, scalable project documentation, construction and funding arrangements and conveyancing instruments.

Our team members deliver because many of them have undertaken property development projects of their own.

Our highly experienced and highly regarded team of senior lawyers work closely with our real estate and construction clients to deliver the results desired by real estate business clients.
We are experienced in commercial and office buildings, residential land developments including urban renewal projects, shopping centres, golf courses, hotels, clubs, ports, airports, industrial estates and rural properties.

We assist public and private clients with the requirements of property acquisitions and disposals, act for landlords and tenants across all aspects of leasing and licensing and provide tailored advice regarding property disputes.


  • Capital Transactions and Funds

  • Development

  • Leasing

  • Major Projects

  • Special Asset Classes

  • Conveyancing

  • Property Transfers


Acted for a developer in the purchase of land with an option agreement, performed due diligence, established small property syndicate and information memorandum to raise funds, reviewed and negotiated the terms of a mezzanine funding agreement.

Acted for a lender by drafting and negotiating a loan agreement secured by a caveat over a NSW property, and subsequently attending to withdrawing the caveat upon repayment of the loan.
Drafting Community Titles Schemes for subdivisions of properties, registration of survey plans, and drafting Covenants and Easements in accordance with decision notices.

Contract design and establishment of Community Titles Schemes including drafting titling documents, Community Management Statements and conveyancing lots off the plan.

Acted for a managing agent in purchasing multiple rent rolls which included reviewing and negotiating the Rent Roll Sale Contracts, negotiating due diligence issues, and managing the retention claims.

Dispute resolution and litigation with council and previous builders regarding unsafe apartment building.

Acted for a Western Australia aboriginal corporation in relation to their State Lease, in negotiating a deed of surrender to surrender and replace the existing sublease with the tenant (a hotel) with a sublease for a greater length. This involved obtaining ministerial consent and complying with the minister’s conditions of granting consent.