Legal Consulting

Pinnacle Sales & Management recognises that, in all property related matters, it is imperative that its clients have readily available access to competent legal advice at competitive rates. Pinnacle Sales & Management is able to offer such access to its clients through its associated legal practice which has over 30 years’ experience and provides assistance in all of the following:
  • Commercial & Retail Leasing
  • Commercial & Residential Property Transactions
  • Building & Construction Law
  • Business Services

Commercial & Retail Leasing

  • Letters of Offer
  • Retail, Commercial and Industrial leases
  • Fit-out /Incentive agreements
  • Assignments and subleases
  • Renewals and Extensions
  • Notices to Remedy Breach
  • Outgoings
  • Promotions/Competitions
  • Redevelopment and relocation
  • Surrenders
  • Default/Termination
  • QCAT and other courts appearances
  • Disputes and compensation claims
  • Due Diligence
  • Management of tenancies
  • Retail legislation compliance
  • Leaseback / purpose built buildings

Commercial & Residential Property Transactions

  • Acquisitions and sales of retail shopping centres
  • Acquisitions and sales of commercial and industrial properties
  • Acquisition of properties for development purposes
  • Due Diligence
  • Ownership Structures
  • Titling Issues
  • Community Title Schemes
  • Community Title Scheme sales and purchases (including “off the plan” sales and purchases)
  • Joint Ventures
  • Land Sales Act disclosures and exemptions
  • Tenders and expressions of interest
  • Subdivisions and Easements
  • Heads of Agreement
  • Option Agreements
  • Guarantees and Indemnities
  • Residential sales and purchases

Building & Construction Law

  • Residential and commercial building contracts
  • The Domestic Building Contracts Act
  • claims by subcontractors
  • Claims under the Building Construction Industry Payments Act and the Subcontractors Charges Act
  • Building disputes and complaints to the Building Services Authority
  • Encroachment and prescriptive rights issues
  • Debt Recovery (including statutory demands) for Builders, Subcontractors and Labour Hire contractors
  • Insolvency issues relating to Builders and Subcontractors
  • Labour Hire
  • Terms of trade and credit terms for Builders, Subcontractors and Labour Hire companies

Business Services

  • Establishing structures such as companies, trusts, self-managed superannuation funds (SMF’s) and partnerships
  • Business sales and acquisitions
  • Shareholder and Unitholder Agreements
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Sale and purchase of shares and units
  • Directors Duties
  • Borrowings by SMF’s
  • Asset Protection
  • Trading entities vs Asset holding entities
  • Shareholders and Unitholders Loans
  • Security for Shareholders and Unitholders loans
  • Trading terms
  • Credit terms
  • Personal Property Securities
  • Debt Recovery
  • Insolvency
  • Commercial Contracts such as distributorship agreements and franchise agreements
  • Business Succession