LAND + WATER

Australia’s agribusiness sector faces an unparalleled opportunity for growth and investment by supplying other markets with high yield, high quality food and fibre. Our knowledge of Australia’s agricultural sector and primary industries, puts us in a unique position to help you turn that potential into commercial reality.

LAND + WATER SERVICES

Australia’s agribusiness sector faces an unparalleled opportunity for growth and investment by supplying other markets with high yield, high quality food and fibre. Our knowledge of Australia’s agricultural sector and primary industries, puts us in a unique position to help you turn that potential into commercial reality.

We know your business, we understand where the challenges lie, and we have the expertise to help you realise your growth potential. We want to help you manage your risk profile and to guide you through the many uncertainties facing agribusinesses today.

We can provide you with strategic advice, and facilitate your initiatives in respect of:

  • vertical integration – becoming more than just a bulk commodities exporter by realising the benefits of value adding prior to export
  • risk management – diversifying your interests by geography and commodity, and allocating risks between joint venture partners
  • infrastructure development and delivery, operation and maintenance
  • finance, mortgages, securities (real estate and personal property), insolvency and debt restructuring
  • pastoral and occupancy leasing and share-farming arrangements, and contracting out farm operations
  • documenting partnership, trust and company structures for property ownership and management
  • statutory resumptions, mining interests, and compulsory acquisitions including valuation issues
  • land titling including leasehold conversions and easements
  • water rights, water access and irrigations, bores and surface area licences
  • sales and acquisitions, planning and environmental advice
  • FIRB (foreign investment review board) applications
  • conservation and biodiversity
  • funding by debt or equity
  • intellectual property protection and information technology issues
  • OH&S (occupational health & safety) and employment contracts, workplace safety
  • dispute resolution
  • cultural, heritage and Native Title issues
  • sourcing skilled labour, including residency and migration related matters
  • estate planning, succession issues, intergenerational farm transfers.

 

To discuss your needs, call the Morgan + English team on (02) 6545 3339.

2018 Australasian Law Awards Finalist - State Regional Firm of the Year
Regional-suburban law firm of the year 2017