Expertise

At de Mestre and Company Solicitors we are provide a mix of legal, financial and governance services to government organisations, large corporates and small to medium businesses, as well as individuals seeking customised advice and representation. Our range of services can be found below:

Corporates

  • All property law matters including conveyancing, leases, subdivisions
  • Asset and business acquisitions and divestments
  • Business structuring, asset protection and succession planning
  • Commercial litigation and mediation
  • Compliance plans
  • Debt collection
  • Dispute resolution
  • Fundraising and managed investment schemes
  • Joint Ventures, Shareholder & Unit Holder agreements & disputes
  • Licensing - AFSL, Credit Licences & Liquor
  • Loans and financing
  • Notarial services
  • Tax advice
  • Trust establishment and advice to trustees

Government & public sector institutions

  • Advising on regulatory issues
  • All property law matters including conveyancing, leases, subdivisions
  • Appearing in Tribunals, Federal and Supreme Courts to challenge regulatory decisions
  • Commercial litigation and mediation
  • Debt collection
  • Drafting policies and procedures for education bodies
  • Employment and industrial relations matters
  • Managing student disputes.
  • Negotiating commercial contracts for the purchase and sale of RTOs
  • Obtaining stays against regulators
  • Probity and procurement advice
  • Representing clients with adverse regulatory audit findings

Small to Medium Enterprises

  • Business sales and purchases
  • Business structuring, asset protection and succession planning
  • Debt collection
  • Development of company documents such as employment contracts, terms and conditions and privacy policies
  • Fundraising and managed investment schemes
  • Intellectual property protection and structuring
  • Litigation and mediation
  • Loans and financing
  • Negotiation and settlement of leases
  • Notarial services
  • Obtaining statutory licences.
  • Shareholder/unit holder agreements and disputes
  • Solving disputes including those with regulators, customers and employees
  • Superannuation advice, including SMSF
  • Tax advice
  • Trust establishment and distribution

Individuals

  • Conveyancing
  • Family law
  • Notarial services
  • Superannuation advice, including SMSF
  • Tax advice
  • Trust establishment and distribution
  • Wills

Contact our Sydney, Melbourne or Perth offices or email us at reception@demestre.com.au.

SYDNEY OFFICE

MELBOURNE office

PERTH office