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Property law can be challenging, and it requires expert legal guidance. With property regulations and compliance becoming more complex, you need understanding and expertise to protect your interests both legally and financially. You wouldn’t want to agree unintentionally to unfavourable terms of lease or contract. Other legal issues may also arise throughout the course of a property transaction.

Whether it’s buying, selling or renting and may it be residential or commercial, a legal team that can give you advice in matters related to property law can help you get your desired outcome. To make sure that transactions will be smooth and efficient from start to finish, you should seriously consider engaging an experienced property lawyer.

At Madison Marcus, we have in-depth knowledge of the Australian property market and property law. Our award-winning property team provides a full property service and assists clients at all levels of property law. We act for developers, owners, occupiers and tenants in the residential, commercial, office and industrial real estate spaces.

We can provide a complete service with expertise across a wide range of property and related disciplines, such as planning, taxation, banking and finance, intellectual property and commercial litigation.

This ensures we can assist you with all your property law and property-related requirements, including:

  • Corporate and trust structures
  • Joint ventures and finance
  • Real estate due diligence
  • Property acquisitions including options
  • Consolidations, subdivisions and partitions
  • Site access arrangements
  • Stamp duty, land tax and GST advice
  • Drafting master sale contracts
  • Drafting strata bylaws and management statements
  • Preparing easement and covenant instruments
  • Off-the-plan and post registration sales
  • Purchaser notifications and conveyancing settlements
  • Drafting and reviewing agreements for lease disclosure statements and leases.

We also do private client conveyancing work, as well as commercial and retail leasing for both landlords and tenants. 

For all enquiries in relation to property law matters, or for a free 15-minute consultation, please contact our expert team today via the form on this page.


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Bechara Shamieh

Our Managing Director, Bechara Shamieh, specialises in property, dispute resolution and negotiation, banking and finance, mergers and acquisitions, commercial and corporate law. He is a lawyer with 25 years of experience and has helped major corporations and individuals find solutions to their legal affairs. He has acted for large and reputable developers and builders that had issues with land dealings, such as acquisitions, PDAs, local government and planning, leasing and building constructions.

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James Moir

James specialises in strata law and has 12 years of experience in this field. He has an extensive background in property law and in selling common property, amending and terminating strata plans, acquiring easements, all facets of by-law work, including real estate developer by-laws, as well as collective sales and redevelopments.

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Dennis Hall

Our special advisor, Dennis Hall, specialises in both property law and property development law, with over 40 years of experience as a lawyer in this field. He is the national head of Madison Marcus’ award-winning Property Team. He is currently admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of NSW and High Court of Australia and a member of the NSW Law Society and the American Bar Association.

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Pier Parisi

Pier is a special counsel in the team. He has been working as a GST specialist since late 1999, in top-tier law and accounting firms and then on his own, after spending 2 years in general legal practice. He has acted for taxpayers of all kinds, but with the main focus on participants in the financial services and property industries.

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Shireen Qutami

An Associate in our Property team, Shireen works in all areas of property law. These include due diligence, option deeds, corporate structures, advising on duties, drafting master contacts, by-laws, strata management, off-the-plan sales and conveyancing.


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