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We work collaboratively with our clients to build strong, sustainable relationships. Our team is committed to delivering consistent high standards of service, and we understand the importance of accessibility. Working with us, you'll enjoy open communication, meaning well scoped, properly resourced and effectively managed matters.

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Advising global cryptocurrency exchange operators on entry into Australian market July 31, 2018

The rise in popularity and demand for cryptocurrency trading has resulted in a number of cryptocurrency exchange operators expanding into different countries, including Australia, to create a global brand. In Australia, new laws and regulations … Continued

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Maddocks advises French firm on major construction company acquisition August 6, 2018

Monday 6 August 2018 Law firm Maddocks recently advised French firm Bouygues Construction on its acquisition of leading Australian construction and fitout business AW Edwards. The acquisition is a key part of Bouygues’ continued expansion … Continued

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Do your construction documents conform with the new Ministerial Directions and Instructions for Public Construction Procurement? August 15, 2018

Are you a state government department or public body which procures public construction works and services? Are you in the process of determining which form of contract will be most appropriate for your procurement to issue … Continued

Lisa Chung Consultant

Background

Lisa has more than 25 years’ experience in a wide range of commercial property transactions acting for major government and corporate clients. Her areas of expertise include sales and acquisitions of industrial and commercial real estate, commercial leasing, real estate development and the real estate aspects of infrastructure projects.

Lisa is committed to the delivery of client service to the highest standard and achieving practical commercial outcomes for her clients who include:

  • Commonwealth of Australia
  • Transport for NSW
  • Jemena
  • NSW Ports
  • Roads and Maritime Services
  • Linfox
  • UrbanGrowth NSW.

Lisa joined Maddocks in March 2011, after more than 15 years as a partner at Blake Dawson (now Ashurst). Her experience has involved undertaking and supervising the negotiation of real estate aspects of major transactions and infrastructure projects, conducting comprehensive due diligence investigations and the co-ordination and project management of major matters involving multi-disciplinary and cross-jurisdictional teams.

Significant Leadership Positions

While a partner of Blake Dawson, Lisa held a number of senior management roles, including Sydney Managing Partner and Executive Partner with responsibility for Property Projects and Government and people development strategies. She was an elected member of the Blake Dawson board for four years.

In 2004, Lisa completed the Advanced Management Program at INSEAD in France and, in 2006, the Australian Institute of Company Directors course. She is Chairman of the Benevolent Society and a trustee of the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences.

Lisa has acted extensively for a number of pro bono clients, including Habitat for Humanity and Aboriginal Housing Company. She co-ordinates the Sydney pro bono program at Maddocks, which includes a weekly clinic at the Homeless Persons’ Legal Service in Surry Hills.

Other Relevant Information

Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, the Australian Institute of Management and the Australian Property Institute.

Recognitions

  • The Australian Financial Review’s Best Lawyers in the category of Real Property Law from 2016 – 2018.
  • Doyle’s Guide 2016 – recommended as a leading lawyer in Property and Real Estate.
  • Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2015/2016 – recommended for Real Estate.
  • Chambers Asia Pacific 2015 – recommended for Real Estate.