Doing Business In Australia

We have acted for numerous international companies and investors in their dealings in Australia, becoming their 'eyes and ears' on the ground.

What sets Hickey Lawyers apart is our ability to operate in a full coordinating capacity.

We have a vast network of professional contacts to engage in every aspect of your business dealings; including accountants, architects, engineers, quantity surveyors, real estate agents, taxation specialists, valuers and property marketers.

Hickey Lawyers has a team of multilingual staff, including solicitors fluent in Mandarin, Cantonese and Japanese, and the breadth and depth of experience to offer assistance beyond those that impact you legally.

From the first foray into site acquisition, through the development, construction, funding and marketing process, until the last contracts are settled, Hickey Lawyers is proactively protecting your best interests and advising you of any issues or changes that may impact your business or project in Australia.

For our offshore clients, Hickey Lawyers is more than a legal advisor – we are your trusted local representative.


Mark Lacy

Managing Partner

B.Com, LL.B

With over 28 years' experience, Mark’s expertise spans all aspects of the development process.

+61 (0)7 5556 7400

Joe Welch



Joe specialises in property development and community title, often advising on major master planned projects.

+61 (0)7 5556 7400

Simon Chan



Simon has extensive experience in all areas of law relevant to property acquisition, development, leasing and sale.

+61 (0)7 5556 7400

4th November 2020

Family Law Expansion For Hickey Lawyers

Leading Gold Coast law firm, Hickey Lawyers, has added a Family Law offering to its long-established practice.

15th June 2020

Qld Implementation Of The National Code Of Conduct

QLD has now passed legislation giving effect to the Mandatory Code of Conduct, with the Retail Shop Leases and Other Commercial Leases

9th June 2020

Proposed Major Reforms Of Foreign Investment Laws

On 5 June 2020, the Federal Government announced that they will shortly be presenting draft legislation which will include