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Thomson Geer

LEVEL 25, 1 O'CONNELL STREET, SYDNEY NSW 2000, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 2 8248 5800
Fax:
Fax +61 2 8248 5899
Email:
Web:
www.tglaw.com.au
Thomson Geer, Brett Hawkins, Sydney, AUSTRALIA

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Brett Hawkins

Tel:
Work +61 2 8248 5801
Email:
Thomson Geer

Work Department

Construction & Infrastructure, Property

Position

Partner

Career

Brett is a real estate lawyer specialising in real estate development, financing and direct and indirect investment.

With a focus on major transactions and mixed use projects, he provides advice across various sectors including the built environment and urban renewal, agribusiness, tourism, logistics and energy and resources.

Brett brings together multi-disciplinary project and transaction teams comprising experts in areas including capital allocation and structuring, property and titling, tax, foreign investment, environment and planning, finance and construction. Brett is also experienced in feasibility analysis and financial modelling.

Member

  • Property Council of Australia
  • Australian College of Community Association Lawyers

Education

Bachelor of Arts (Hons)
Bachelor of Laws


Australia

Real estate

Within: Real estate

Thomson Geer's team is ‘diligent, attentive and responsive’ and provides an ‘excellent service’. Practice head Brett Hawkins joined from McCullough Robertson, along with Justin Madden and Adam Wallwork. The team further expanded through the arrivals of Sarah Rizk and Michael Liebich from Page Seager Lawyers and Minter Ellison respectively, as well as the promotion to partner of Chris Kelly. It excels at inbound investment work, leasing, urban renewals and frequently handles work in the non-profit and public sectors. Highlights included acting for Wanda Group on its A$1.5bn acquisition of Gold Fields House, Fairfax House and Rugby Club and the subsequent One Circular Quay redevelopment of the consolidated site. Sydney-based Melinda Graham displays ‘complete knowledge and understanding of the sector’.

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