Stuart Dixon-Smith is a widely praised real estate expert who has one of Australia’s most exceptional legal reputations as a top practitioner across the real estate sector. He is consistently sought out by blue chip clients to provide strategic, commercial advice on their most complex real estate transactions and urban renewal projects.
Stuart has helped shape the Australian real estate landscape and sky lines of our nation. He provides integral advice to clients on their transformational property development and property finance activity.
Stuart acts for developers or lenders on the construction, financing and development of major properties and infrastructure projects as well as investors on their strategic real estate investments. He is vastly experienced in the range of issues associated with large-scale infrastructure and property projects including structured titles, stamp duty, property-related taxation, public property trusts, listings and project financings and public market debt issues.
His client portfolio is second to none and includes Scentre Group, Dexus, GPT, AMP Capital, Pacific Alliance Investment Management, Frasers Property, Ausgrid, University of NSW, University of Sydney, Walker Corporation and Winten Property Group. Inbound investors include Link REIT and Mitsubishi Estates. Chambers & Partners praises Stuart "as a top practitioner in the real estate space, a client noting: "He's incredibly experienced and one of the breed of lawyers who can turn his hand to all facets of a problem.""