Welcome to Douglas Legal
Douglas Legal is a Sydney-based boutique property law firm offering expertise in commercial, industrial and retail leasing and commercial and residential conveyancing.
You receive a high-calibre top-tier legal firm service at a more cost-effective price.
We are responsive, readily contactable by you and expert in our area of practice.
COMMERCIAL, INDUSTRIAL AND RETAIL LEASING
Whether you are a landlord or a tenant, we have the expertise to ensure the lease you enter into appropriately protects your interests.
We have expertise in buying and selling of commercial, industrial and retail property.
We ensure your interests as either buyer or seller are appropriately protected at all times and that from your side the transaction proceeds smoothly and efficiently.
Agreed fixed fee for your matter, high quality work, attention to detail and personalised service throughout.
GENERAL PROPERTY ADVICE
General leasing and property advice (such as defaulting tenants, make good disputes, market rent review disputes and determining valuer processes and disputes under the Retail Leases Act 1994 (NSW)).
John Douglas is the principal of Douglas Legal and has over 17 years' experience in property law. John has acted for a broad range of clients, including listed global companies, high net worth private corporation landlords with substantial landholdings, individuals and Commonwealth and State government departments.
WHAT OUR CLIENTS SAY
“We have worked with John Douglas for approximately 11 years. During that time, John has worked very extensively on a large leasing portfolio of commercial, industrial and retail property. John has also assisted us during that time with the sale of some $350 million worth of commercial, industrial, greenfield and retail property. In our view, as a lawyer John is professional, reliable and diligent. We would have no hesitation in recommending him.”
— Justin Scheinberg
“John is a terrific lawyer. Not only have we enjoyed working with him on client matters but we have used him for our own firm’s work without hesitation. John is commercial, pragmatic and efficient, which makes giving him instructions a breeze.”
— Sheridan Emerson, Partner,
Accredited Family Law Specialist,
Pearson Emerson Meyer