Matthew is a Partner in our Property & Projects Services Group. He leads our National Property Industry Group and is also a member of our Financial Services, Medical & Pharmaceutical and Energy, Resources & Infrastructure Industry Groups.
Matthew has more than 15 years experience as a property, commercial and corporate lawyer. Throughout his time as a practitioner Matthew has gained extensive experience in the areas of property, banking and finance, insolvency and commercial law. Matthew has advised generally in relation to operational and land management matters and complex development arrangements and structures and has acted generally in relation to all aspects of real estate transactions – acquisitions, disposals, leasing – and has a keen interest in liquor and gaming and hospitality assets.
Matthew has acted in acquisitions and disposals of significant federal and state government and GOC land holdings and advised government generally in relation to operational and land management matters. For many years Matthew has acted in the area of insolvency and the realisation of distressed assets for financiers and insolvency administrators. This is an area of significant specialisation for Matthew and of particular significance given the current economic times.
Matthew’s areas of specialisation include commercial property acquisitions and disposals, commercial property development, restructures and workouts and asset management and realisation.