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Thomson Geer

LEVEL 39, RIALTO SOUTH TOWER, 525 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE, VIC 3000, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 3 8080 3500
Fax:
Fax +61 3 8080 3599
Email:
Web:
www.tglaw.com.au
Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney
Thomson Geer, Sarah Rizk, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA

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Sarah Rizk

Tel:
Work +61 3 8080 3704
Email:
Web:
www.tglaw.com.au/corporate/staff/sarah-rizk/
Thomson Geer

Work Department

Property

Position

Partner

Career

Sarah works closely with landowner, developer and investor clients to provide commercial and outcome driven advice across commercial, industrial and residential property matters. Sarah's responsive and personalised service has seen her take on a trust advisor role to many of her clients.

Sarah's principal areas of practice include property acquisitions and disposals, property development and subdivisions, structuring advice, property related tax advice, and leasing matters.

Member

  • Victorian Planning and Environment Law Association
  • Urban Development Institute of Australia's Victoria Division
  • Chairperson of the Urban Development Institute of Australia's Victorian Women in Property Committee (2013 – 2015)
  • Property Council of Australia

Education

Bachelor of Arts
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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