Mellor Olsson is regarded as a specialist in the field of Planning and Development Law and our team and individual staff are regularly recognised by independent publications including Doyle’s Guide and Best Lawyers Australia.
Our team is experienced in all areas of property development and regularly advise on issues such as planning and development approvals, heritage issues, building contracts, environmental issues and licences. We regularly deal with State and Local Government as part of this process.
In the area of town planning, Mellor Olsson has been a prominent legal adviser for many years and represents individual clients, as well as businesses and Council clients.
We provide advice and conduct litigation on all aspects of town planning, including development applications, advice on planning matters, planning appeals, significant tree issues and judicial reviews of decisions of administrative bodies. We also provide strategic advice to clients on Development Plan Amendments and changes to legislation.