• 01. Leasing

    Our experienced lawyers understand the need for attention to detail and can assist both landlords and tenants in all aspects of the retail and commercial leasing process

    The Leasing law team at Scanlan Carroll stands ready to provide expert advice for you and your business.

  • 02. Business Law

    Partner with us for peace of mind

    Commercial law is the backbone of our firm and our lawyers are passionate about serving our business clients.

  • 03. Employment Law

    We help reach balanced and fair solutions

    Issues arising in the area of employment law require balanced and practical solutions, and Scanlan Carroll have a history of achieving those solutions.

  • 04. Dispute Resolution

    Advocacy and Negotiation

    At Scanlan Carroll we never lose sight of the fact that disputes are disruptive and costly. So we focus on finding solutions that are commercial.

  • 05. Family Law

    Respect, Empathy, Empowerment

    The family law team at Scanlan Carroll stands ready to provide expert advice for you and your family.

  • 06. Property Law and Conveyancing

    Protect your Investment

    Scanlan Carroll assists clients in buying and selling property, established or off-the-plan, both residential and commercial.

  • 07. Estate Planning

    Secure the Future of your Estate

    Scanlan Carroll has a long and trusted history of assisting clients in making informed decisions in all areas of estate planning and business succession planning.

  • 08. Probate and Estate Administration

    With Compassion and Understanding

    Our estate administration team provides compassion and understanding when administering a deceased’s estate, and our expert team can guide you through the legal requirements.

  • 09. Probate Litigation (testator family maintenance claims)

    Expert advice in difficult situations

    Scanlan Carroll can provide expert advice to those wishing to make a claim against an estate, and can assist executors of an estate who receive a claim.

01. Leasing

Entering into a commercial or retail lease can be a big commitment.

Our experienced lawyers understand the need for attention to detail and can assist both landlords and tenants in all aspects of the retail and commercial leasing process. This includes:

  • drafting a new lease;
  • reviewing an existing lease;
  • rent review advice;
  • lease default;
  • make good obligations
  • lease assignments and variations; and
  • lease litigation.

Our lawyers are experienced negotiators, who have been involved in lease disputes and experienced success in the High Court of Australia regarding tenants make good obligations. Our team will ensure your lease reflects your long-term needs and protects you when it’s time to make good. Along the way, our lawyers will explain your rights and obligations under the lease so that you are well-informed and can focus on the success of your business going forward.

 

02. Business Law

Commercial law is the backbone of our firm, and our lawyers are passionate about serving our business clients. We are equipped to provide advice and assistance with complex legal matters, while offering a broad perspective across multiple disciplines.

Some of the areas where we can assist are:

  • business transactions
  • share and asset sales
  • financing agreements
  • licensing and service agreements
  • corporate governance and shareholder advice
  • partnership and joint venture advice
  • franchising.

We understand the importance of instilling trust, and we pride ourselves on establishing stable and on-going business relationships with our clients.

03. Employment Law

Issues arising in the area of employment law require balanced and practical solutions. At Scanlan Carroll we value our history of having acted for both employees and employers in the following matters:

  • unfair dismissal and unlawful termination
  • redundancy
  • contract advice and drafting
  • restraint of trade advice and enforcement
  • workplace discrimination, harassment and bullying.

Our employment lawyers ensure that our clients understand their rights and are able to make informed decisions.

We partner with our employer clients to achieve their objectives and to minimise the impact that compliance requirements and employee claims have on their business.

04. Dispute Resolution

At Scanlan Carroll we never lose sight of the fact that disputes are disruptive and costly. So we focus on finding solutions that are commercial.

We make a point of always being transparent, communicative and honest with our clients. This means presenting the available options – as well as possible outcomes – in a clear and straightforward manner.

Providing practical advice and strategies, our dispute resolution lawyers provide legal advice on:

  • contract disputes
  • partnership breakdowns
  • misleading or deceptive conduct
  • debt recovery and insolvency
  • arbitration
  • litigation in all courts.

05. Family Law

Separation and relationship breakdowns can be highly stressful and traumatic. The family law team at Scanlan Carroll can provide expert advice for you and your family.

Our experienced lawyers understand the challenges associated with separation, the division of property, and ensuring the welfare of your children is the first priority when finalising children’s arrangements. Our aim is to resolve property and children’s matters in a timely and cost-effective manner.

If you have separated, we can provide you with advice in relation to resolving your property or parenting matters. Our advice and involvement can be tailored to suit your individual needs and circumstances. So whether you are at the start of the process, seeking to reflect your agreement in a financial agreement or consent orders, or alternatively have been unable to resolve your matters with your former partner and seek advice as to your options, we can assist you.

At Scanlan Carroll, our family law team brings a commercial and practical approach to your family law matter, delivering you with advice you can trust, in a timely manner.

06. Property Law and Conveyancing

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We assist clients in buying and selling property, established or off-the-plan, both residential and commercial.

The Scanlan Carroll conveyancing team works closely with estate agents, mortgage brokers, developers and banks to ensure your transaction proceeds smoothly. We have the expertise to resolve any complication that might arise, from an adverse possession claim to a lost title application.

Our experienced team also provides advice to tenants and landlords in retail and commercial leasing arrangements, as well as assisting parties when disputes arise.

07. Estate Planning

At Scanlan Carroll we have assisted clients in making informed decisions in all areas of estate planning and business succession planning for decades. Careful estate planning means understanding your objectives in order to minimise claims and taxation, while protecting your assets for your intended beneficiaries.

Our services include preparing wills, trusts and the powers of attorney. We also ensure that our clients understand and carefully consider the appointment of an attorney, executor or trustee. In this process we explore the individual circumstances of each client, especially in the context of blended families.

08. Probate and Estate Administration

Our estate administration team provides compassion and understanding when administering a deceased’s estate, and our expert team can guide you through the legal requirements. We regularly assist clients with applications for Probate or Letters of Administration, and then facilitate the timely distribution of the estate to the beneficiaries.

09. Probate Litigation (testator family maintenance claims)

Sometimes a family member is left out of a will, or a person considers that inadequate provision has been made for them out of a deceased estate.

The team at Scanlan Carroll can provide expert advice to those wishing to make a claim against an estate, and can assist executors of an estate who receive a claim.