Jessica joined Landerer & Company at the end of 2002. Jessica has developed expertise as a leasing lawyer acting for both landlords and tenants and, in particular, acting for mobile telecommunications carriers in the acquisition of sites in urban, industrial and rural areas.
In her current role, she specialises in retail leasing and manages the team acting for Scentre Group (Owner and Operator of Westfield in Australia and New Zealand). She undertakes a range of property work for Scentre Group including retail and commercial leasing, advice work, lease negotiations, the management of redevelopment projects, negotiations with telecommunications carriers for site acquisition, legal due diligence and title issues.
Redevelopment of the Westfield Bondi Junction shopping centre, involving the leasing of nearly 400 new premises
Demolition and redevelopment of the Westfield Centrepoint, Imperial Arcade and Skygarden shopping centres to create the Westfield Sydney shopping centre involving legal due diligence, obtaining vacant possession of more than 200 tenancies and the leasing of nearly 250 new premises
Negotiation of leases with international tenants such as Ermenegildo Zegna, Salvatore Ferragamo, JD Sports and TK Maxx