Victoria Thackwray is Special Counsel in the KWM Real Estate practice in Melbourne.
Victoria has extensive experience in real estate development projects, agreements for lease and lease, large scale commercial sales and acquisitions, joint ventures and co-ownership arrangements, and structuring and titling issues. A particular focus of Victoria's practice is industrial development, in which she advises some of Australia's major landlord developers on high value developments, pre-commitment and leasing.
Victoria qualified and practised in London prior to moving to Australia. She worked for 4 years in the Real Estate team at Linklaters LLP where she represented developers, landlords, lenders and borrowers in development, leasing and capital transactions.
Victoria has a first class honours degree from the University of Oxford, where she was awarded prizes for outstanding performance in final exams and dissertation.
Victoria's expertise includes:
- Leasing (including commercial and industrial leasing)
- Large scale sales and acquisitions
- Commercial and industrial development (including major precommitments, speculative developments and fund through projects)
- Property structuring (including joint ventures)
- Residential development