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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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Assisting on whole of government technology agreements November 2, 2017

Maddocks advised the Commonwealth Government’s Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) on its whole of government purchasing agreement with SAP. The DTA was set up in 2015 to assist government departments and agencies with digital transformation and … Continued

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Winner of the first William Ah Ket Scholarship announced November 21, 2017

Tuesday 21 November 2017 A solicitor in a Victorian government agency is the first winner of the William Ah Ket Scholarship, a $5,000 prize named after the first barrister of Chinese heritage in Australia. K … Continued

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Encouraging positive and masking negative reviews – Lessons from ACCC v Meriton November 24, 2017

Following our report from November last year, The Federal Court has found that Meriton Serviced Apartments (Meriton) engaged in misleading and deceptive conduct in circumstances where it adopted a scheme preventing unfavourable reviews for its properties … 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.