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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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Latest Case

Advising on market-changing divestments September 25, 2018

Maddocks  acted for the founder of Australia’s largest private pilot training school, Soar Aviation, on the group’s 50 percent sale to Australian private equity investor The Growth Fund. Soar Aviation was started in 2012 by … Continued

Latest News

Making a difference: Maddocks senior associate wins Australian Young Lawyer of the Year October 22, 2018

Monday 22 October 2018 Maddocks senior associate Tamsin Webster has been awarded the 2018 Australian Young Lawyer of the Year by the Law Council of Australia. Tamsin, a member of the firm’s Employment, Safety and … Continued

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Government Procurement (Judicial Review) Act 2018 (Cth) expands scope for challenges to Commonwealth procurement decisions October 18, 2018

On 18 October 2018, the Senate passed the Government Procurement (Judicial Review) Bill 2017 (Cth) (the Bill) without amendment. The Bill received Royal Assent on 19 October 2018. The Government Procurement (Judicial Review) Act 2018 (Cth) … 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.