Area of Practice

Property Law


Chen Shan Lawyers has a wealth of experience in assisting our clients in all aspects of commercial and residential property matters. We understand that every decision in relation to real estate is important and carries significant consequences. Our property team always goes the extra mile to protect your interests and meet your specific needs.

Our service covers all aspects of property law

Chen Shan Lawyers’ property law experts provide thorough and efficient advice to businesses, governments, and private clients on all aspects of property law.

  • Assistance for first home owners and First Home Owners Grant
  • All areas of property acquisition and conveyancing
  • All aspects of commercial, retail and residential leases (including Crown land leasing)
  • Building and construction contracts
  • Compulsory acquisition
  • Licensing, including liquor licensing
  • Mortgages, refinancing and property deposit bonds
  • Planning and environmental law
  • Property management and development
  • Property and land disputes
  • State taxes, GST and capital gains tax advice
  • Valuation disputes

Our approach

We strive to provide you with personalised advice based your unique circumstances. Through working with our tax and commercial lawyers, we ensure that our advice is provided within the context of your wider needs.

We take a pragmatic approach to ensure all your property transactions are carefully and efficiently handled. As experts in negotiations and drafting, Chen Shan Lawyers’ property law team provide ourselves on putting the most efforts in safeguarding your interests at a competitive price.

Property Sale & Purchase

When you decide to buy or sell a property, you may find yourself inundated by a series of unfamiliar documents from the bank, local council, the other party, and so on. It is crucial to have the right person to guide you through the property transaction process. At Chen Shan Lawyers, we have the experience and expertise to safeguard your interests from when you first contact the other party to when settlement is successfully completed. With due diligence we work to eliminate the possibility of misunderstandings as well as potential property disputes.

Leasing / Licensing

Our property team is also equipped with expert knowledge and experience in the area of drafting and negotiating tenancy agreements. Whether you are a landlord or tenant, Chen Shan Lawyers can take care of all the necessary details to protect your interests in the contract you are about to sign.

Our property team offers advice on all aspects of commercial, retail and industrial leasing and licensing. We provide legal support in tenancy negotiations, mediation, dispute resolution, and initiating litigation where necessary.