Delphi_260418_49Grace 2 (3)Grace Brunton-Makeham


+61 7 3077 7167 | +61 434 839 981

Grace has experience in both corporate and commercial transactions, as well as in commercial litigation.  Her areas of expertise include business sales and acquisitions, franchising, shareholders agreements, structuring advice, and other general commercial agreements. Grace also has experience in property-related transactions such as commercial property sales and acquisitions, commercial leasing, and body corporate/community titles schemes issues. Grace has acted for clients in a broad range of litigation matters including construction and mining contract disputes, professional negligence claims, trademark disputes and residential building contract matters.

Recent Work

Some key transactions Grace has recently been involved in, include:

  • QGold –  On-Market Takeover bid for Strategic Minerals Corporation NL (ASX: SMC)
  • Burrito Bar Franchising Corporation Franchising, lease negotiations and corporate structuring advice
  • Channel 7 (Qld) – Pre-broadcast legal checks and acting in defamation proceedings
  • Orange Theory FitnessBusiness sale and franchising matters
  • Springfield City Group Pty Ltd v Pipe Networks Pty Ltd – Fibre-optic network construction and management contract dispute
  • LPD Holdings (Aust) Pty Ltd & Anor v Phillips & Ors – Mining tenement option agreement dispute
  • Jaleah Enterprise Pty Ltd v Wright & Ors – Professional negligence dispute