Business and Commercial

Legal challenges come from all directions. Whether a start-up, fast-growth commercial enterprise, or multi-national corporate we work with you to determine what’s ahead for your business. 

If you are emboldened enough to follow your entrepreneurial spirit, it is critical to have a lawyer beside you to walk through the often complex commercial legal landscape. Experienced in every aspect of the lifecycle of business, GQ will work diligently on your behalf.


Commercial Property

  • Leases
  • Sales & Purchases
  • Overseas Investment 
  • Finance
  • Property Development 
  • Syndications 
  • Property Management

Structure & Relationships 

  • Insolvency 
  • Joint enterprises 
  • Companies & Partnerships 
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Finance
  • IP, Confidentiality and NDA
  • Start ups & Entrepreneurs 
  • Compliance


  • Hospitality 
  • Retail
  • Engineering
  • Franchise
  • Construction 
  • Professional Services
  • Health Services 
  • Charities/Clubs
  • Sports Law
  • Transport
  • Trades

Having engaged with Rochelle Farmer for our commercial law needs I have found her to be extremely professional, approachable and thorough. I would have no hesitation in recommending her services to any business.

Lee Emmerson

I have used the services of GQ for more than 25 years, both for personal and business legal advice, the depth of knowledge, professionalism and care has been first class every time, I highly recommend the team at GQ for all your legal needs.


I cannot speak highly enough of GQ, Rochelle Farmer and her services. Rochelle has been dedicated to achieving results for us in our business share purchase. It has been a long process and we have felt completely "safe" in her hands. Because of Rochelle, this process has been less stressful and we have felt reassured the whole way. We will be recommending GQ to anyone and everyone. Such a brilliant team - thanks so much!

Jonny & Katie Bollond

Our Business Specialists

Paul Franklin


Alice Tocher


Miaana Patene


Kirsty Miller

Senior Lawyer

Rochelle Farmer


Nic Croft


Margaret Steiner-Joyce


Narelle Moratti

Registered Legal Executive

Karen Slater

Executive Legal Assistant

Lorraine Davidson

Personal Assistant

Contact the Business Team

From the blog

11 June 2020

Property Law Act Amendment for Commercial Leases

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Business Debt Hibernation

15 April 2020

Business Debt Hibernation

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8 April 2020

Insolvency Law Relief Package – A safe harbour in troubled waters?

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