Lisa Ward is a property lawyer with a particular focus on agribusiness. Lisa was born and raised in rural New South Wales and her personal experience has allowed her to have an appreciation and understanding of this area of law.
Lisa legal experience extends to all front end facets of property law, including the purchase, sale and lease arrangements of agricultural, commercial and residential property. She regularly prepares and advises on other legal work including:
- legal due diligence reports
- agistment agreements
- the purchase sale and lease of water entitlements
- cattle sale agreements
- asset sale agreements.
A significant part of Lisa's practice includes advising on water transactions and making applications to the Foreign Investment Review Board on behalf of foreign clients. Lisa has played an integral part in developing our FIRB application process to ensure high levels of success.
Lisa always ensures her clients receive quality legal advice while protecting their interests and making sure the commercial balance of a transaction is not disregarded
Lisa has more than 10 years' experience within the property industry. She has worked as a lawyer in various Australian jurisdictions, including New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory and Queensland. Lisa has also had transactional experience across multiple jurisdictions, including Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, Western Australia and the Northern Territory.
- Listed in the Best Lawyers in Australia: Ones to Watch™ for Agriculture and Rural Affairs (2024)