MYS

Morgan
Scholz

Senior Associate

Morgan works closely with private, corporate and institutional clients in a broad range of commercial property matters. As a Senior Associate in Russell Kennedy's Property and Development team, Morgan is experienced in acting in commercial property transactions, with particular focus on acquisitions, sales, leasing and developments.

Experience

  • Advising and negotiating on behalf of landlords and tenants, including private corporations and publicly-listed companies, for CBD office towers and major shopping centre premises.
  • Advising on the acquisition and sale of land, including the sale of a commercial office tower in Brisbane.
  • Acting for a major health fund in its corporate restructure, successfully transferring its leasehold interests across 4 States.
  • Advising landlords of their rights and obligations concerning insolvent tenants, enabling landlords to promptly enter into repossession of the premises. 
  • Acting in the sale and purchase of businesses, including the sale of a vineyard and an associated cellar door business.
  • Property due diligence, including as part of mergers, acquisitions and IPOs.
  • Advising on duty and tax implications of property transactions, including preparing submissions to the State Revenue Office on behalf of clients.