Our Services

We provide advice and services in the following areas:

Business structures

  • Companies, trusts, partnerships, joint-ventures
  • Shareholders agreements, partnership and joint venture agreements, executive service agreements
  • Business names and other regulatory licences and registrations
  • Establishing, financing, restructuring

Buying and selling of businesses

  • Negotiation, legal due diligence, documentation
  • Financing, regulatory approvals, completion

Buying and selling goods and services

  • Supply agreements, licence terms, terms of trade
  • Warranties and limitation of liability

Buying and selling of other assets

  • Negotiation, legal due diligence, documentation, completion

Capital raising

Commercial arrangements

  • Agreements and contracts
  • Broad based commercial and general legal assistance
  • Ongoing practical commercial legal advice

Corporate matters

  • Transactions, governance and compliance
  • All Corporations Act matters including re-structuring, fundraising, capital reductions, share buy-backs, related party transactions, due diligence, directors’ and officers’ duties, directors’ and shareholders’ meetings
  • Liaising with regulatory bodies (ASIC, ASX, APRA, FIRB and ACCC) and advising on applicable rules

Corporate services

  • Company secretarial, company reviews, providing registered office
  • Acting as local agents for foreign companies

Employment matters

Foreign investment

  • Advice, notifications and applications

Intellectual property

  • Registration, licensing, assignment and enforcement
  • Trademarks, copyright, patents and business names

Lending arrangements

Property transactions

  • Buying, selling and leasing of real estate
  • Commercial, residential, public purpose
  • Negotiation, legal due diligence, documentation
  • Financing, regulatory approvals, settlement


  • Ruling requests, objections and appeals
  • Tax sharing and tax funding agreements
  • Transactional taxes including capital gains tax, goods and service tax and stamp duty

Trade Practices matters


Wills and estate planning

  • Wills and trusts
  • Probate and administration applications (both uncontested and contested)
  • Inheritance (Family and Dependants Provision) Act applications

For a confidential discussion of your requirements or any further information about the services we provide, please contact one of our lawyers.