Business and Commercial Law


Matthies Lawyers work closely with clients ranging from start-ups to SME’s in setting up and navigating their business operations. We have extensive experience in acting for mortgage funds. Our services include the following areas:

  • Mortgage and Loan documentation
  • Mortgage Recoveries 
  • Incorporation of companies
  • Directors’ duties
  • Business sale and Purchase Agreements
  • Share Sale Agreements
  • License Agreements
  • Privacy Law
  • Complex and Standard Contracts 
  • Contract breaches
  • Share Holder Agreements and Unit Holder Agreements
  • Commercial Agreements and Contracts
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Constitutions
  • Acquisition and sale of Property/Conveyancing
  • Retirement Villages
  • Aged Care 
  • Leasing agreements
  • Building, lease and contract disputes
  • Franchising advice
  • Debt Collection
  • VCAT matters
  • Dispute resolution and litigation
  • Property, leasing and real estate agency disputes
  • Corporate & Personal Insolvency and Bankruptcy
  • Complex Contractual disputes
  • Navigating Commercial & Consumer Law


We offer corporate retainers and fixed fees so that companies wishing to use our services are able to better manage their legal costs. 

Contact us to arrange a consultation with an experienced business lawyer at Matthies Lawyers South Yarra.

Principal – James Matthies
Telephone: +61 3 8692 2517

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