Matthew Curran
Principal Lawyer
+61 8 8236 1237
+61 401 055 485
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Matthew is an experienced property lawyer who practices in a diverse range of property law, with a strong focus on commercial and retail leasing, development and infrastructure projects and renewable energy.

He regularly advises a range of clients including vendors, purchasers, landlords, tenants, developers and State government departments.

Matthew has experience in advising on property related due diligence, the acquisition and disposal of commercial property and commercial and retail leasing, including the preparation of related documentation with varying levels of complexity such as contracts for sale, agreements for lease, leases, easements, encumbrances, land divisions and caveats.

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Rising Star, Property and Real Estate Law - South Australia
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SA Department for Infrastructure and Transport

Advising on tender documents, agreement for lease with integrated base building and fitout model, lease and related documents for a new purpose built facility housing the South Australian Fire and Emergency Services Office and Operational Control Centre, the DIT office accommodation at 83 Pirie Street and new GPO Tower development.

SA Department of Treasury and Finance

Advising on the heads of agreement, agreement for lease with integrated fitout, lease and related documents for SA Health and Medical Research Institute 2.

Cedar Pacific

Undertaking due diligence and contract negotiations for the acquisition of the purpose built student accommodation facility known as 'The Village', 210 Grote Street, Adelaide, South Australia.

Bolton Clarke

Acting for Bolton Clarke with respect to the sale and leaseback of its South Australian property portfolio to Australian Unity for circa $230 million.

Commercial and General

Acting for Commercial and General with respect to its acquisition and leaseback of the national Bridgestone property portfolio.

Brookfield Properties

Advising Brookfield Properties in relation to the leasing arrangements for its new office building at Nine, The Esplanade, Elizabeth Quay, Perth WA.