Jacob Duane

Jacob Duane

Group information

Jacob is a Director of Bennett & Philp Lawyers and leads the firm’s Real Estate Team.

Local governments, airport operators, developers, tourism and leisure operators and project managers seek Jacob’s advice across a broad range of commercial property matters, including acquisitions and sales, project structuring and management, development and joint venture agreements, leasing, liquor and gaming and licensing matters. 

Jacob’s extensive experience gives him unique awareness and insight into the legislative mechanisms that impact on the commercial property industry.

Committed to achieving the best possible results for his clients, Jacob approaches his practice with attention to detail and a resolute focus on the issues and broader commercial realties at stake. 

Delivering client outcomes on time and on budget are some of Jacob’s key considerations.

Qualifications: 
Bachelor of Laws | Bond University
Currently undertaking a Masters of Business | University of Queensland
Memberships: 
Queensland Law Society
Queensland Hotels Association
Property Council of Australia
Urban Development Institute of Australia
Admission: 
2001 Supreme Court of Queensland
2002 High Court of Australia
2004 Supreme Court of New South Wales
Related Services: 
Contract Preparation and Advice
Business Structuring
Leasing
Leasing Disputes
Mortgages, Securities and Caveats
Personal Property Securities (PPSR)
Business Sales and Purchases
Shareholder and Partnership Agreements
Mergers, Sales and Acquisitions
Sales and Acquisitions
Finance and Securities
Planning Law
Property Development
Real Estate Joint Ventures
Transaction Documents
Due Diligence
Revenue
Franchise Agreements
Disclosure Documentation
Franchise Sale and Purchase
Automotive Commercial Property Transactions
Global Investment
Wine, Vineyards and Liquor
Tourism, hotels and hospitality
Building and Construction Disputes
Construction Infrastructure
Contract Administration
Construction Disputes