Karen specialises in commercial and retail property leasing and sales. She has extensive experience, both in Australia and the United Kingdom in negotiating, drafting and reviewing leases for landlords and tenants as well as contracts for both vendors and purchasers.
Karen has particular expertise in drafting and negotiating leases and associated documents and providing leasing advice, vendor and purchaser due diligence and contract negotiation and drafting. Karen also has experience in undertaking large-scale conveyancing and due diligence reviews and has acted in several high profile commercial and retail transactions for major banks appointing receivers and managers over a variety of assets including prestige real property, marinas and strata title commercial units.
Having practiced in both Queensland and the United Kingdom, Karen has a wide range of property expertise with a commercial focus. Recently Karen has focused on acting for major retail landlords including AMP, Mirvac and Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation, in high value redevelopments and whole of portfolio retail leasing, including the recent redevelopments of Pacific Fair, Orion Springfield Central and Macquarie Centre.