David Malouf
Senior Lawyer
(+612) 9261 7016

David Malouf


David Malouf has extensive experience in property law gained over more than 30 years of practice. He has a particular interest and expertise in property development, including acquiring sites, selling “off the plan”, and drafting and advising on associated development documents. David’s practice has seen him take many large scale and complex residential and mixed use developments, often staged, to a successful completion.

David also has a busy general property practice, which tackles large sales and acquisitions including associated legal due diligence, as well as leasing and general advice work. David prides himself in his ability to respond quickly to client demands, to explain complex legal concepts in a way which can be meaningfully and easily understood, and to satisfy the practical and commercial approach so often adopted by property owners, in particular developers.

Significant Transactions:

“MEZZO” at Glebe mixed use development comprising commercial, retail and over 200 residential units over two stages. Stage 1 completed mid-2017

“Avantra” at Mascot mixed use development comprising retail and over 300 residential units

“8 Phillip” in Parramatta mixed use development comprising an hotel of approximately 252 rooms and associated hotel facilities, retail, over 300 residential units, roof top bar and restaurant and signage.

“Roseville Uptown” at Roseville comprising over 220 residential units in a staged strata development over three stages

Sale of Leasehold building 15 Blue Street North Sydney in 2017

Sale of 157 Walker Street North Sydney in 2018

Some historical developments include “Top of the Town” Darlinghurst, “Republic” East Sydney, The old Children’s Hospital site in Camperdown and “Broadway Plaza Shopping Centre” at Punchbowl