Kelly Marshall

Kelly has a wealth of experience in commercial contracts.  As a senior member of our Corporate Advisory Team, Kelly specialises in intellectual property, media/entertainment and technology and innovation matters, offering her clients pragmatic, balanced and commercially astute advice.  She also regularly advises on rights enforcement including litigation and mediation. Kelly regularly works with national and […]

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Michael Bampton

Michael is a Partner in our Property, Construction & Planning Group, and specialises in all aspects of construction law. His clients include government and public sector entities, financial institutions, major contractors and corporate entities. Michael is highly experienced in advising on the drafting and negotiation of all documentation required to successfully undertake complicated top-end projects. […]

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Kathy Merrick

Kathy is a Partner in our Disputes Group. Kathy specialises in commercial litigation and dispute resolution and corporate insolvency, and has extensive experience in advising in Australia’s biggest corporate disputes, investigations and collapses. Kathy is a specialist in corporate and commercial litigation and dispute resolution, working closely with her clients to achieve timely and practical […]

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Breanna Davies

Breanna is a Special Counsel in our Corporate Team. She specialises in corporate transactions, undertaking due diligence, advisory work and drafting and negotiating commercial agreements to clients across the private and government sectors. Highly valued by her clients in the private and Government sectors for her whole of business approach to legal advice and relationships […]

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Stafford Hopewell

Stafford heads Gadens’ planning and environment group in Brisbane. His widespread expertise includes town planning, environment, heritage, coastal, vegetation and contamination matters with a focus on major development and infrastructure projects. These include mixed use developments, master planned residential communities, road and water infrastructure. He acts for a broad range of clients including property owners, […]

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Scott Couper

Scott specialises in insolvency, banking and finance litigation and commercial litigation. He acts for receivers, banks and financial institutions throughout Australia on matters ranging from the management and sale of property and assets to proceedings for the recovery of equipment, assignment of debt and security and defending litigious actions. He also acts for insolvency practitioners […]

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Rachel Sciascia

Rachel assists a broad range of clients including private and public businesses, universities, government, research organisations, not-for-profit organisations and large multi-national corporations listed on both Australian and international exchanges in matters relating to research and development, intellectual property licensing, transfer and commercialisation. Rachel is particularly well-known for her expertise in advising on the structure of, […]

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Paul Spiro

Paul is the National and Queensland Chairman of Gadens and is considered one of Australia’s leading experts in property law, commercial negotiation and facilitation. Paul is the Chair of Brisbane Festival, former Chair of Brisbane Institute, a Councillor of The Queensland Futures Council and a member of the Queensland Art Gallery Foundation. He was also […]

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Michael Owens

Michael has more than 25 years of experience in corporate litigation, dispute resolution, and intellectual property. He advises rights owners and users on the development, protection and management of their intangible assets including inventions, brands, business secrets, copyrights, contracts, and reputations. He also advises on competition matters, including restrictive trade practices, consumer regulation and non-compete […]

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Matthew Raven

With his impressive knowledge and over 20 years’ experience in all aspects of property law, Matthew represents the interests of developers, government organisations, landlords, institutional lenders, fund managers and investors. Specialising in complex mixed use and community/strata title projects, he advises on all aspects including site acquisition, joint venture and funding arrangements, titling and body […]

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Lionel Hogg

Lionel Hogg is the head of our Corporate Advisory Group in Brisbane and is a key member of our Government Services Team. He has twenty five years of partner experience and a wide-ranging commercial practice, particularly in major contracts, having drafted a number of industry-standard agreements in various sectors. His recent work includes – • Acting […]

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Gail Black

Gail specialises in providing practical property advice on a wide range of commercial and industrial projects, including port and airport developments. With more than 20 years’ experience, Gail has developed an impressive track record in commercial property acquisitions, sales and leasing having acted for government owned corporations, government departments and authorities, as well as public […]

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