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Tom is a partner in our Melbourne office working in the areas of property and finance. Tom has more than 20 years’ experience in commercial real estate law and advises clients on complex and high value property-based transactions including sales and acquisitions, property developments, structuring and strategic advice, joint ventures, legal due diligence, risk assessment, and contractual issues.
Recently Tom advised Aviva Investors on the establishment of their Australian Property Logistics Fund and their Value Enhanced Logistics Fund and the acquisition of properties to seed those funds, including a 50% interest in the new Woolworths distribution centre at Hoxton Park and logistics properties leased to DHL, Visy and Startrak from Mirvac (value $166m).
Tom has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Australia since 2012. He is included in the 2017 list for Real Property Law (Banking Finance, Corporate, Forestry and Tax) and Corporate/Governance Practice. He has also been endorsed as a Recommended Melbourne Property and Real Estate Lawyer in Doyle’s Guide 2015. Tom is a member of the Victorian Divisional Council of the Property Council of Australia and chairs their Victorian State Taxes Committee.