Catherine has extensive experience advising across a broad range of property matters including land acquisitions, acquisitions for multi-tenanted commercial buildings, GAIC affected land, off-the-plan and post-registration contract drafting and contract administration, commercial leasing and all aspects of legal due diligence. Her clients span the residential, commercial and mixed-use sectors and have included publicly listed and private property developers and investors.
Advising on its Olivine project in Donnybrook, a multi-stage residential development. Catherine has advised on establishing pre-sale documents for the project, managing the sales process for each stage of release and management of the broader project delivery.
Acting in relation to the acquisition of a multi-tenanted commercial CBD building. This acquisition involved 6 months of contract negotiations with the vendor's solicitor and involved a multitude of complex matters, particularly in the context of a surrounding development.
Cedar Woods Properties
Acting in respect of the leasing and subsequent sale of a commercial building to a Victorian government tenant. This included a lengthy negotiations on the Agreement for Lease and Lease with the government tenant, followed by further complex negotiations on the sales contract with a private investor. Given the tenant's profile as a Victorian government body, the Agreement for Lease and Lease contained some very bespoke drafting, with input from our construction, tax and commercial teams.
Acting in respect of its Botanic apartment development in Coventry Street. Catherine assisted in the sales contracts including applying to the FIRB for pre-approval to sell off-the-plan apartments to foreign buyers, managing the staged settlements and assisted with post-registration matters. Catherine dealt with some fairly unique matters arising out of the project include dealing with the freehold title to the airspace located on the adjoining land.
Advising on numerous projects, predominantly land projects, including Watermark, Elements, Amber and Attwell. Catherine has advised on acquisition of the sites, establishing pre-sale documents for the developments, managing the sales process for each stage of release and management of the conveyancing services and broader project delivery.