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David Passarella is a partner and practice leader of the Planning & Environment team in Melbourne, specialising in statutory and strategic planning, environment law, heritage and valuation and compulsory land acquisition law.
With approximately 15 years’ experience in this field, David has acted on some of the largest and complex development projects in Melbourne. His experience extends to the development of land for residential, commercial, health and aged care, industrial and retail, as well as having extensive experience in valuation and compulsory acquisition law.
David is well known and respected for his commercial approach to planning and environment matters and being outcome focussed. His result driven approach to legal problems makes him well sought after by his clients in complicated development projects.
Providing a wide range of services in planning and environmental law, David advises clients to optimise their prospects for development approval, represents clients at the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal and Planning Panels Victoria and prepares land development agreements.
David’s strong reputation and extensive relationships within the industry provide his clients with the opportunity to resolve planning and environment legal dispute expeditiously and obtain speedy approvals. As a trusted advisor, David acts for a range of clients including large and medium sized property developers, health and aged care providers, institutional clients and others.
David has been listed as Recommended Town Planning & Development Lawyer, Victoria in the 2018 edition Doyle’s Guide.