Commercial and Corporate

KCL Law's commercial and corporate lawyers provide strategic, commercially focused advice to clients from a diverse range of industries.

KCL Law is a medium-size, Melbourne law firm offering a full range of legal services across the following key practice areas:

While partnering with clients from all sectors, we have a number of industry focused groups — including Entertainment, Franchise, Insurance, Owners Corporation, Retail, and Transport and Logistics — and a special interest US Practice.

Since 1981, we have delivered our clients — including SMEs, family businesses and high-net-worth individuals — superior value through the diversity, expertise and direct involvement of Principal Lawyers, who continue to provide highly strategic advice and representation.

Latest News


Construction and Infrastructure case note: Victorian Supreme Court 'plainly wrong'; insolvent construction companies may be able to recover debts via the Security of Payment legislation

Our latest Construction and Infrastructure case note looks at a recent decision by the New South Wales Court of Appeal that demonstrates a divergence between the positions in New South Wales and Victoria in relation to the applicably of each state’s respective Security of Payment legislation to insolvent construction companies.



Privacy update: Notifiable Data Breach scheme, a year on

Our latest Privacy update provides a reminder to the mandatory Notifiable Data Breaches scheme and the obligations imposed for data breach, and considers key statistics drawn from the latest quarterly report — covering 1 October 2018 to 31 December 2018 — by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner.



Media release: KCL Law advises JLG on acquisition of Dressed For Sale

KCL Law acted for Johns Lyng DFS Pty Ltd — a subsidiary of the ASX listed company Johns Lyng Group Limited (JLG) — in acquiring a controlling stake totalling 57% in Dressed For Sale — a pre-sale residential property staging and styling business based in Melbourne and Adelaide.