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RURAL LAW

At Tony Goodwin & Company our experienced lawyers are able to assist clients with legal matters impacting on rural land and agri-business including:

  • Estate and succession planning and implementation
  • Business restructures
  • Buying and selling rural properties
  • Sharefarming agreements
  • Agistment agreements
  • Finance and securities, including mortgages, bills of sale, crop liens, stock mortgages
  • Easements
  • Leasing of rural properties

Our lawyers also have extensive knowledge and experience in acting for property owners in respect to negotiating acquisitions of land or easements by private companies, local authorities or government utilities and compulsory acquisitions/resumptions. Having to face losing part or all of your property can be extremely distressing and it is important to have someone with experience to ensure your rights are protected. We work with you and your valuer to negotiate with the resuming authority in respect to the terms of resumption and compensation.