DLS Practice Groups

Practice Groups

Building and Construction
The building and construction group at DLS have accumulated many years of experience advising property developers, financiers and purchasers of all kinds of property and all types of transactions.

Dispute Resolution
DLS has substantial experience in most areas of dispute resolution through representation in tribunals and courts in all jurisdictions as well as alternative methods of dispute resolution such as mediation and arbitration.

Corporate Advisory
The corporate and commercial group at DLS have accumulated many years of experience in commercial matters, working for a variety of clients ranging from Australian divisions of multinationals to trusts, financial institutions, high net worth families, and family businesses.

Family Law
Lawyers at DLS understand that all families are different and everyone reacts to a breakdown of a relationship in a different way and can advise you on a range of family law issues.

Our Finance Group has accumulated over 45 years’ experience in the field and specialises in retail and commercial project based funding. We also offer a full range of services to banks and financiers.

Employment and Workplace Relations
We advise on all matters relating to workplace relations including employment disputes.

Lawyers at DLS are able to advise and act for insolvency practitioners and for clients in financial stress on the entire range of insolvency matters.

Intellectual Property
We are able to advise on a wide spectrum of legal and commercial issues concerning information technology and intellectual property.

Land Tax
We are at the forefront of this emerging area of law, providing advice on objections, appeals and statutory allowances.

Mediation Services
DLS Mediation Services offers facilitative mediation services which can assist you in resolving your dispute without having to resort to costly legal measures.

Personal Injuries
If you have been injured because of the wrongful or negligent actions of another person or organisation then you may have the right to claim compensation from the responsible person or entity. Our Accredited Specialist in the area of personal injury law and his team can guide and support you through the claim process.

Planning and Environment
We advise on legal and commercial issues concerning environmental, planning and local government law.

Residential and Commercial Property
We act for individuals in relation to sales and purchases of real estate.We advise on all commercial property issues from acquisition and disposal, to finance and development issues.

Wills and Estates
Our Accredited Specialist in the area of Wills and Estates and her team have the commercial and legal experience and expertise in drafting wills and other documents to achieve the best solutions to ensure that you are able to protect both your assets and your family and friends and allocate your assets upon your death in the most appropriate manner.