BJT Legal - Ballarat lawyers + legal services

Stacey Grose info

Stacey Grose

Director Business Law

Hayley Coates info

Hayley Coates

Director Business & Finance

Our key areas of expertise include:

  • purchase documents, especially all pre-contract advice
  • sale contracts and supporting document requirements
  • financing, mortgages and securities documentation
  • advice on planning legislation and use of land restrictions
  • environmental issues and advice on reports and requirements
  • negotiations with government, local government and other authorities
  • leases and leasing advice

Asset protection

Our key areas of expertise include:

  • manner of ownership
  • agreements between owners
  • trust arrangements


Our key areas of expertise include:

  • Retail Leases Act
  • shopping centre leases
  • equipment lease and hire arrangements
  • agreements to lease, leases and supporting documents
  • landlord and tenant issues
  • lease advice and mediation
  • disclosure statement advice and requirements
  • renewal of lease and rent reviews
  • transfers of leases, surrender of leases and "make good" issues
  • releases for outgoing tenants and guarantors


Our key areas of expertise include:

  • property structures, trusts, joint ventures and project management agreements
  • compulsory land acquisition and compensation
  • conveyancing
  • purchases through superannuation funds, including superannuation fund borrowings
  • property development and subdivisions of land and buildings
  • in specie property distributions
  • planning advice, submissions and appeals
  • stamp duty and land tax issues
  • water resources and agricultural development
  • GST issues

Retirement villages

Our key areas of expertise include:

  • leasehold titles
  • freehold titles
  • advice on rules
  • establishment of retirement villages

Please contact us on 03 5333 8807 or email to see how we can assist you with your query.