4pm Forum: Cases that Shaped 2016 (W170330)

4:00pm Thursday, 30 March 2017
6:00pm Thursday, 30 March 2017
Central Park Theatrette
152 - 158 St Georges Terrace
Perth, Western Australia 6000

The first 4pm forum for 2017 is a reflective one, looking back on legal cases and legislation that shaped or impacted the property industry in 2016.  Hear the insights and understandings of high level legal professionals on these pivotal moments in property law.  Attendees will have the opportunity to enter the discussion of topical legislation, precedents, reforms and the impacts had.

This session brings together three of the premier law firms in Western Australia to educate and inform property professionals in all sectors of the industry.

Attendance  at this forum will ensure your knowledge is current and up to date.


Eagul FaigenEagul Faigen
Partner, DLA Piper

Eagul specialises in real estate law. He has extensive experience advising on high value and complex capital transactions, large-scale and innovative real estate developments and high-end leasing transactions.  Eagul's clients are active participants in the full real estate life cycle and include REIT's, developers, investors, retailers and government departments and agencies. 

Alex McGlue


Alex McGlue
Senior Associate, Lavan

Alex is a senior associate in Lavan’s Planning, Environment and Land Compensation Team. Alex acts for landowners, property developers and community groups in relation to all aspects of property ownership and development. Alex appears regularly in high profile court and tribunal proceedings and also provides strategic and commercially relevant written advice on complex legal issues. 

Brian McMurdo


Brian McMurdo
Special Counsel, Lavan

Brian McMurdo is a special counsel in Lavan’s Planning, Environment and Land Compensation team.  Brian focuses on the areas of planning, environment and  land compensation having had more than 35 years’ experience in these areas.  Brian has a wealth of expertise having practised both within government and for the private sector in matters involving land compensation, land development and subdivision, major projects and public infrastructure.  

Paul McQueen

Paul McQueen
Partner, Lavan

Paul McQueen is a partner in Lavan’s Planning, Environment and Land Compensation team. Paul has been in specialist legal practice for over 25 years and is a recognised leader and advocate in the areas of town planning, environmental and land compensation law. The nature of Paul’s practice is primarily advocacy and providing court representation and strategic advice to a range of clients in relation to the acquisition and development of land in a WA context.

Matt ReidMatt Reid
Partner, Jackson McDonald

Matt is a Partner within Jackson McDonald’s Property and Planning Disputes team. Matt acts for clients involved in disputes arising in the context of land transactions, planning and land development, commercial and retail leasing and land use and occupation.


3:50pmRegistrations open
4:00pmPresentations commence
6:00pmExpected close

Registration Fees

API Members$84
API Student Members$63

CPD Points

This event is accredited with 2 API CPD Points and 2 Department of Commerce CPD points (elective category two).

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