Our leasing team advises clients in relation to the preparation and negotiation of leases for commercial premises including leases governed by the Retail Leases Act, as well as related agreements including licences.

Our commercial leasing team includes Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Specialists in Commercial Tenancy Law, who act for both landlords and tenants in large shopping centres and office towers in Melbourne and Geelong.

Our team also provides specialist advice to government instrumentalities for leases and licences, including those governed by the Crown Land (Reserves) Act.

Harwood Andrews is well versed in helping you understand your rights and obligations under leasing and licencing agreements and maximising the benefits available to you.  Our practitioners regularly appear at the Victorian Civil Administrative Tribunal and mediations by the Small Business Commissioner on leasing dispute matters.

We also apply our specialist knowledge of commercial tenancy law including leases governed by the Retail Leases Act, to provide counsel in relation to leasing disputes.