Strategic property and construction law advice for individuals, developers and contractors.

Property & Construction Law covers many areas, from buying and selling property, leases, property development, building disputes, reverse mortgages to taxation, partnership, covenants and construction.

As your property is one of your most valuable assets, you want to make sure you obtain the right advice, proper protection and the best solution for you.

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We believe property and construction transactions should function smoothly, from start to finish, which is why we work closely with our clients to fully understand their requirements and assist them to achieve the best result using our expertise, value-added solutions and personalised care.

Whether the project is large or small, we develop a collaborative relationship with our clients through effective communication to keep them informed throughout the entire process.

These are some of the reasons why Riverson Lawyers won the award for Best Property Law Firm in Victoria and the APAC Insider Excellence Award in 2017.

Our clientele ranges from private individuals – property investors, owners and tenants – to large-scale developers, municipalities and contractors. They partner with us for our expertise, hands-on support and tailored solutions to make the process stress-free, every step of the way.

The experience, skills and knowledge gained by our team from working with developers on a wide range of construction projects, extending from residential to city offices and mining infrastructure to educational facilities, give us a unique understanding of our clients’ compliance and legal needs.

Our team is passionate about providing comprehensive, versatile and profitable solutions for our clients with accurate, integrated and expert legal advice when the project broadens across to other law fields, such as commercial or business law.

Our team can provide our clients with expert advice on these areas of property and construction law:

  • Developments and subdivisions
  • Master contracts
  • Joint venture agreements
  • Deeds of partnerships
  • Sales and purchases of real estate
  • Adverse possession
  • Real estate agent laws
  • Tax imposition
  • Mortgages and securities
  • Statutory restrictions
  • Tenancy
  • Boundary disputes
  • Easements
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Implementing standard form contracts and terms of trade from project planning through to completion, maintenance and management
  • Drafting, developing and negotiating bespoke construction and engineering contracts
  • Issues of negligence
  • Guarantees and sureties

Our mission is to give our clients peace of mind by providing expert, personalised legal services.

When you work with us, you’ll experience our specialist approach to law. We always put ourselves in our clients’ position and never make promises we cannot deliver.


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Riverson Lawyers is an award-winning full-service law firm dedicated to providing clients with expert, personalised legal service in Australia and internationally using detail-orientated skills, bespoke solutions and legal experience.

We provide workable, realistic and optimal outcomes for business, family and private clients.

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Words of praise from our successful clients…

Anton Real Estate

“Riverson Lawyers has worked closely with us since our establishment. They have consistently demonstrated their commitment to providing excellent legal services. They have helped us with various matters including shareholder and employment agreements. The legal team at Riverson Lawyers has delivered outstanding results not only for us but also the many other clients we have referred to them over the years.”

Anton Real Estate

DD Creative

“Our design company required sound legal advice in our business operations in Australia. We have found a reliable partner in Riverson Lawyers in matters of service agreements, retainers and daily business operation issues. We would confidently recommend Riverson Lawyers to any business that may require legal services.”

DD Creative

Golden Prospect Pty Ltd

“Riverson Lawyers has provided us with a high standard of legal assistance on a range of conveyancing and settlement matters. We were pleased with the result and the professional service of their legal team.”

Golden Prospect Pty Ltd

Parkson Accountants

“We have continually been impressed with the strategic advice, efficient transactions and successful outcomes in our dealings with Riverson Lawyers. They have played an integral role in the smooth functioning of our firm as they have assisted us in an array of matters including mortgage documents, property settlements, project developments and taxation laws. ”

Parkson Accountants

Apricot Property Pty Ltd

“We have found the advice and services of the team at Riverson Lawyers to be highly professional, efficient and responsive to our legal needs as a developer company. They adeptly assisted us with an array of matters including the acquisition of land, building contracts, finance preparation and potential adverse possession issues.”

Apricot Property Pty Ltd

YSY EGROUP Pty Ltd

“Riverson Lawyers represents professionalism and quality legal services. They have worked successfully with us in cases regarding our franchised business, specifically franchise agreements, leases, employment contracts, fair work disputes, liquidation matters and share transfer issues. Their staff acted with diligence, care and responsiveness to our needs in the management of our matters. ”

YSY EGROUP Pty Ltd

Aaron IT Solutions

“I have always found the standard of work at Riverson Lawyers to be exemplary. Having relied on the services of Riverson Lawyers for some years, I have no hesitation in recommending them to those seeking a comprehensive and expert legal advice related to business and family matters.”

Aaron IT Solutions

Fiducian Financial Services

“Riverson Lawyers have consistently provided excellent legal services and delivered great results for our financial planning company, particularly in relation to wills and probates. Their experienced staff are very practical, reliable and efficient in their work.”

Fiducian Financial Services

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