Ms. Ward is a property lawyer with a particular focus on agribusiness. Ms. Ward 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.
Ms. Ward's 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 has also prepared and advised on other commercial agreements, including self-managed superannuation funds, development agreements, joint venture agreements, co-ownership deeds and trusts.
A significant part of Ms. Ward's practice includes advising on water transactions and making applications to the Foreign Investment Review Board on behalf of foreign clients.
Ms. Ward's clients have included foreign investor funds and clients, developers, private companies, trustees and family farmers.
Ms. Ward always ensures her clients receive quality legal advice while protecting their interests and making sure the commercial balance of a transaction is not disregarded.
Ms. Ward 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 now currently Queensland. Ms. Ward has also had transactional experience across multiple jurisdictions, including Victoria, Western Australia and the Northern Territory.