James is a Partner in our Real Estate team.

Although he grew up here, James has only recently moved back to the Gold Coast having practised in top tier national and international law firms for the past 15 years.  He has extensive experience advising clients on all aspects of real estate transactions including acquisition, development and disposal, as well as commercial, industrial and retail leasing. James also has a keen understanding of joint venture agreements, development agreements and other real estate ownership and structuring vehicles.

James practised for several years in the United Arab Emirates and advised on a number of super projects, including the development of Dubai’s newest mega-mall – Meydan One Mall.

James was noted in the Legal 500 UAE, Law Firm and Leading Lawyer Rankings – Real Estate 2018.


James Rayner

PARTNER: james@mba-lawyers.com.au

Practice Areas

Property & Real Estate