Our expertise in Building and Construction Law is complemented by our ability to provide commercially effective advice, as well as practical strategies and solutions across the areas of:   


Passionate about achieving the best commercial outcomes for their clients, our business law team led by Andrew Redburn and Phillipa Hooper,  can assist you with all aspects of acquiring, selling or structuring your business.

Workplace Relations, Employment and Safety

Michelle Cowan is our experienced workplace relations lawyer. She has the practical experience to provide pragmatic advice about how to navigate the complexities and risks that exist in the area of employment relations and workplace health and safety.

Intellectual Property

Active Law can assist you to protect your IP, whether you are setting up a framework for a new business or enforcing your existing IP rights.  Dr Joanne Redburn has extensive experience advising clients about IP matters across a range of industries.

Property and Leasing

Active Law has the depth of knowledge and experience needed to successfully complete all forms of commercial property and leasing transactions.  Geoff Neilsen has over 30 years’ experience specialising in retail, commercial and industrial leasing as well as commercial & industrial sales and purchases.

Commercial Disputes/Litigation

Commercial dispute resolution or commercial litigation includes any type of litigation or dispute related to a business transaction.   Our disputes team led by Andrew Redburn, can assist you to achieve the best outcome for any dispute you might become involved in.

 Body Corporate Law

The laws relating to bodies corporate and to the development of community title schemes are very complex. Active Law has a dedicated division, led by Mark Mellick a community titles law specialist, focusing exclusively on community titles law.

The Active Law team delivers cost-effective, personalised and timely solutions, helping small and medium enterprises around the country to meet and thrive in the challenges of business.

For more information on who we are and how we can help, can be found here.

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