People

Our team

Michael Neville

Partner

Michael has extensive commercial, business, franchising and real estate experience. Before entering legal practice his previous experience included being a franchisee and franchisor, a licensed real estate agent and sales manager.

He is admitted as a solicitor in the Supreme Court of Queensland, the High Court of Australia, and is admitted as a solicitor and barrister in the High Court of New Zealand. Michael is a Member of the Queensland Law Society.

James Bridge

Partner

James specialises in both planning and environment law and property transactions, having advised property developers, investors and private financiers in all aspects of commercial, industrial, residential and rural property including structuring, purchase, sale, development and leasing. He has extensive experience in the drafting and negotiation of all types of lease documentation for both landlords and tenants of commercial and retail properties.

Chantelle Lee Jones

Senior Associate

Chantelle’s expertise covers property law and conveyancing, particularly residential and commercial acquisitions and sales including negotiation and preparation of contracts, leasing, and commercial developments. She also provides expert advice in the area of residential off the plan conveyancing for both developers and residential clients.

Alice Bartels

Associate

Alice specialises in Succession Law with a particular focus on estate planning for a diverse range of clients. Her work includes acting for individuals, blended families, and families with young children. Alice assists with business succession planning working closely with accountants and financial planners.

She has experience acting for executors, beneficiaries and trustees in contentious and non-contentious estate administration and has acted in a range of litigation matters including family provisions claims, power of attorney actions and superannuation disputes.

Alice has worked in the legal industry for a number of years and is passionate about delivering high quality legal work services for her clients.

Joshua Ling

Lawyer

Joshua has experience in all aspects of property law, having represented developers, landlords, retail operators, lenders, investors, and private individuals. Specialising in commercial and residential conveyancing transactions, Joshua advises on all aspects of property law including site acquisition, structuring and funding, body corporate issues, and large scale development conveyancing.

Additionally, Joshua advises on aspects of trusts and succession law for the purposes of estate planning, including preparing enduring powers of attorney and wills with testamentary trusts.