Commercial and Corporate

KCL Law's commercial and corporate lawyers provide strategic, commercially focused advice to clients from a diverse range of industries.

KCL Law is a medium-size, Melbourne law firm offering a full range of legal services across the following key practice areas:

While partnering with clients from all sectors, we have a number of industry focused groups — including Entertainment, Franchise, Insurance, Owners Corporation, Retail, and Transport and Logistics — and a special interest US Practice.

Since 1981, we have delivered our clients — including SMEs, family businesses and high-net-worth individuals — superior value through the diversity, expertise and direct involvement of Principal Lawyers, who continue to provide highly strategic advice and representation.

Latest News

03/8/2020

Construction and Infrastructure update: COVID-19 update for construction industry — the latest from Daniel Andrews

The Premier of Victoria, Daniel Andrews, announced today that the construction industry will operate in a scaled-back manner for 6 weeks commencing 11:59 pm on Friday 7 August, 2020. Our latest Construction and infrastructure update outlines the 3 categories in which the construction industry will be split and provides some key advice for entering into new construction contracts at this time.

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17/7/2020

Media release: KCL Law advises Bass Capital on senior construction facility a $10.6 million residential development in Adelaide

KCL Law’s Banking and Finance team recently advised Bass Capital Partners on a senior construction facility for a $10.6 million residential development, ‘82 Johns Road’, in Prospect — a thriving inner northern suburb just 5 kilometers from the Adelaide CBD.

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14/7/2020

Commercial and Corporate update: Directors Identification Numbers to be implemented before 23 June 2022

The Federal Government recently passed the Treasury Laws Amendment (Registries Modernisation and Other Measures) Bill 2019, which amends the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) and gives effect to company directors now having to apply and hold a Director Identification Number (DIN). Our latest Commercial and Corporate update explains what a DIN is, who it applies to and what they need to do, the penalties for non-compliance, if there are exemptions and defences for non-compliance.

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It's business as usual at KCL Law

We wish to assure our valued clients that it is business as usual and that they will continue to receive the same high-quality service.

While our staff may be working remotely, they are readily accessible via email and telephone. All meetings will now be conducted via telephone, teleconference or video conferencing.

KCL Law takes this opportunity to thank you for your understanding in these extraordinary circumstances.