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Stephanie Lambert

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Stephanie is a Partner in our Sydney office. Stephanie specialises in major projects which cross a number of industry sectors. Stephanie acts for institutional developers, foreign investors and developers and listed and unlisted property trusts with a particular focus on:

  • property acquisition, development and disposals
  • leasehold interests and joint ownership and development structures
  • mezzanine, construction and general property financing including security trustee arrangements
  • environmental compliance and infrastructure solutions
  • Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) advice and applications
  • land titling structures and usage
  • mixed use development, community and precinct schemes, common property conversions, strata and freehold subdivisions and associated complex land titling matters.

Stephanie's highly commercial approach to transactions, coupled with her in depth knowledge of the legal position and the market in Australia, helps clients promptly achieve their business goals.

Stephanie is a New South Wales practitioner who is also admitted in the Australian High Court and as a Lawyer and Barrister in the Supreme Court of the Northern Territory.


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Carolyn Chudleigh heads the ‘very capable’ practice at HFW alongside Richard Abbott and Thomas Wait. She possesses ‘a breadth of knowledge, in-depth industry experience and a very commercial approach’. Clients include inbound investors, vendors and purchasers, landlord and tenants and fund managers such as Folkestone, Eureka Core Fund 5 and Centuria Funds Management. On the transactional front, Chudleigh acted for Zone Q on its acquisition of a property formerly occupied by the Victorian police department. The hotel sector is an area of focus, with the team regularly assisting Royal Hotels. Additional strengths for the practice include mixed-use developments, development structuring, project financing, student accommodation and manufactured housing. Wait is one of six new arrivals to the team from Lander & Rogers. Stephanie Lambert, a specialist in major transactions and projects, has been promoted to partner.

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