property law

Our Sydney team of property lawyers provide vendors and buyers of commercial, industrial and residential properties with all conveyancing and property legal advice. 

With over 15 years’ experience in property law, Salim Rutherford Lawyers provide quality legal advice and representation in all aspects of development-related property transactions.  As a boutique law firm, we pride ourselves on being a viable alternative to the top-tier firms, offering an efficient, personalised and cost-effective service to meet the needs of our clients.


Our clients engage us to assist with a wide range of property transactions, including:

  • the acquisition and disposal of commercial and residential sites;
  • drafting and review of contracts for the sale and purchase of land for commercial, residential, vacant and unregistered land;
  • drafting and review of put and call option deeds; 
  • review of leases for retail, commercial and industrial premises; and
  • managing the full scope of the conveyancing process for multi-residential projects, from commencement of the matter through to completion.

Residential and other non-commercial sales and purchases

Whether you're buying or selling a residential property, our conveyancing and property law team will advise you on all areas of the property minefield. We prepare and advise on appropriate contract terms to facilitate conveyancing transactions through to completion.

Our areas of legal specialisation also include:

  • the use of appropriate legal entities;
  • stamp duty issues;
  • subdivision;
  • easements; and
  • review of security documentation. 

Our team of Sydney property solicitors can also advise you on:

  • Easements and covenants
  • Loan and other security documentation