Andre is a Principal of Sharrock Pitman Legal. He heads our Property Law Group and is an Accredited Specialist in Property Law (accredited by the Law Institute of Victoria).

Professional Background

Andre is a Principal of Sharrock Pitman Legal. He heads our Property Law Group and is an Accredited Specialist in Property Law (accredited by the Law Institute of Victoria). He assists the owners of businesses of all sizes and types (from retail businesses to property developers to investors) with their property needs in completing transactions, overcoming obstacles and advocating their position in disputes, as well as advising them on commercial matters.

He advises customers in a wide range of property and commercial matters, including:

  • Commercial, industrial and residential sales and purchases, including development sites; investment properties and rural properties
  • Off market transfers of property
  • Development structures and joint ventures
  • Planning and local government issues
  • Property disputes
  • Retail and commercial leases on behalf of landlords and tenants for properties ranging from suburban factories to shops within shopping centres
  • Advising on lease disputes, defaults and termination
  • Sales and purchases of businesses
  • Commercial contracts

Areas Of Expertise

  • Property development
  • Commercial, industrial and residential
  • Property sales and acquisitions
  • Lease negotiations and disputes
  • Property disputes

Industry Experience

  • Property development
  • Real estate industry
  • Conveyancing industry
  • Retail
  • Hospitality
  • Manufacturing & engineering
  • Professional services

Professional Qualifications & Memberships

  • Bachelor of Laws (Monash)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Monash)
  • Accredited Property Law Specialist – Law Institute of Victoria
  • Member – Law Institute of Victoria