Over 20 years combined legal experience & the client results to prove it.
We are strategic advisors, who develop deep and long-lasting relationships with our clients, guiding them through a full range of corporate, commercial, technology and related legal issues.
Areas of legal expertise
Our team at FAL Lawyers is highly involved in the Patent & Technology space. We assist innovators in licensing their own technologies to others, and acquiring the rights to use existing technologies to license their own. We have negotiated licensing deals in many industry sectors, from biotechnology and agribusiness to mining and defence.
FAL Lawyers is continually recommended as a leading Australian firm in the field of Intellectual Property by Doyle’s Guide to the Australian Legal Profession. Our services involve advising on the commercialisation of intellectual property, including: copyright, patens, brand protection and trade marks, and commercial IP licensing.
Our lawyers have extensive experience in acting for government bodies. We act for state and local government, as well as federal government departments and statutory authorities. Our team understands public sector processes and the regulatory framework in which they exist, and can effectively address the sector’s complex legal, commercial and political concerns.
Experienced Directors and Chairs of both listed and unlisted companies, advising and being involved in a range of market activities in organisations of all sizes. Our firm has a unique understanding of a variety of sectors, given our strong relationships with a wide range of leading organisations, including developers, investors, research institutions, universities, innovative biotechnology and medical research companies, as well as government and statutory authorities.
Our lawyers are highly experienced in the area of charities. Significantly, we have a high success rate in assisting individuals and organisations in setting up charities for registration with the ACNC. For example, getting them tax concession status and deductible gift recipient status.
Our Start-Ups team has over 20 years’ experience spanning all areas of Start-Up law. From incorporation, business structuring, shareholder agreements, buy/sell agreements, registration and compliance through to contract negotiations, we have the depth and breadth of the law covered. We can also advise you on tax and superannuation, insurance or leasing arrangements for premises.
Our construction and projects team regularly works with developers, contractors, investors, project owners, vendors, purchasers, property funds and significant overseas corporate investors in the Australian real estate market, and other parties on the preparation, delivery and administration of all types of construction projects.
Our Insolvency and Restructuring Lawyers provide specialist, commercial and strategic advice to liquidators, administrators, receivers, bankruptcy, creditors and company directors. We recognise that business and personal financial hardship issues are often complex and often expand across many areas of law including property law, intellectual property, employment law and commercial law.