Mark Borrello
Managing Partner – Perth
Areas of Expertise

Acquisitions & Disposals, Leasing, Property Development, Corporate Real Estate

Mark Borrello specialises in all areas of real estate and land development law. He has an in-depth knowledge of the land subdivision process, from the initial acquisition of greenfield sites and obtaining of development approvals, through to title creation and settlements.

Mark also advises land and property developers and owners, government bodies and not-for-profit organisations in relation to the structuring of property projects and the drafting of necessary agreements. He advises clients on the advantages and disadvantages of different structures and the analysis of risks associated with each.

He has acted for developers in a number of landmark strata titled projects and has an in-depth knowledge of the issues relevant to mixed-use strata title developments.

With vast transactional experience, Mark routinely advises clients on pre-acquisition or disposal due diligence issues and contract sale preparation and advice.

Mark currently sits on the Board of well-known WA charity Parkerville Children and Youth Care and is a Senior advisory Board member with Keneric Healthcare, a USA-based medical devices and bio-technology corporation, majority owned by a Western Australian private equity group.

What others say

"Leading Lawyer – Western Australia, Health and Aged Care"
Doyle's Guide 2017
"Recommended Lawyer – Western Australia, Health and Aged Care"
Doyle's Guide 2018 – 2023
"Leading Lawyer – Western Australia, Property and Real Estate"
Doyle's Guide 2014 – 2016, 2024
"Recommended Lawyer – Western Australia, Property and Real Estate"
Doyle's Guide 2017 – 2023


Okeland Communities

Acting for Okeland Communities on its $75 million acquisition of its 252 hectare, 3500+ lot master-planned community site in Bullsbrook, Western Australia.

Mineral Resources

Acting for Mineral Resources Limited on its successful application for development approval from the Regional Joint Development Assessment Panel for the development of a high quality transient workers accommodation resort.


Acting for Mirvac across its entire master-planned community division in Western Australia, including its Iluma Estate. Maddox Estate and Burswood.


Acting for Minderoo on its two significant and high-value mixed-use strata development projects in Karratha and Port Hedland (the ‘Baynton’ and ‘Pretty Pool’).

AGEM Property Group

Acting for AGEM Property Group on its Hillary’s Plaza and Iluka Plaza development projects.