Mark is a specialist agribusiness lawyer, with more than 25 years’ experience in rural law issues.

Mark acts for corporate and private rural clients on various land, water and rural business transactions. He also acts for financial institutions in relation to loan transactions involving the taking of security over rural properties, water entitlements, livestock and crops.

Mark has been a regular speaker at continuing legal education seminars on water rights since 2004.

Recent experience includes:

  • Acting on and drafting documentation for land transactions (sales, purchases, leases, sharefarming agreements etc.), water transactions (sales, purchases, leases etc. of water entitlements) and rural business transactions.
  • Acting on transfer of membership and other rights and restructure of water entitlements.
  • Acting for a number of financial institutions in relation to loan transactions and securities, including drafting security documentation involving rural properties, water entitlements, livestock and crops.