Property Disputes

Property Disputes

Commercial Property Disputes

We have expertise in facilitating the resolution of a wide variety of commercial property disputes, including those relating to real estate sales and acquisitions, commercial and industrial leasing disputes, mortgage defaults, and land title disputes involving issues such as encroachments, rights of way and easements.

Retail Lease Disputes

Lease disputes relating to retail premises are subject to specific statutory requirements and procedures.

We act for landlords or tenants in the context of various disputes, including those relating to rent arrears, rent reviews, make good and maintenance obligations, damage and destruction to premises, shop fit out and alterations, lease renewals and options, tenancy relations and compensation claims.

We have experience in making and answering applications in the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal, the current forum for resolution of such disputes.


Mediation may in certain circumstances be the most cost effective means of resolving a property dispute. We have significant experience in assisting clients to resolve commercial property disputes by way of mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.