Susan is passionate about property law, planning and development in the Canberra region. She enjoys working with clients in understanding their particular business needs and provides pragmatic and effective advice. She believes her success in maintaining a loyal and satisfied client base is the result of her keen interest in the particular transaction and working with and learning from her clients to ensure documents, deals and negotiations reflect the desired result.

Susan is a confident and effective negotiator and looks for the most time effective options to arrive at a commercial result for her clients in all aspects of a transaction.

Susan specialises in all property matters, strata, GST and stamp duty, mergers and acquisitions, Club issues, Co-operatives, and general commercial services. Susan is regularly asked to provide seminars on Strata and Property issues including leasing and is committed to being informed of the latest trends and issues that impact her client base.

Susan has recently advised ACT Government on suggested reforms to facilitate mixed use and layered forms of title in the ACT.

Susan is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Member of the ACT Property Council, a Member of the Australian College of Community Association Lawyers and an Associate Member of the Australian Property Institute.

Practice Focus

  • Strata & Community Title
  • Development, Building & Construction
  • Commercial Property Sales & Leasing
  • Joint Ventures, Co-Operatives & Mutuals
  • Clubs