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Kayla Greenwood


Senior Associate - Cairns

Areas of Expertise

Property, Planning & Development


Kayla practices in the commercial property area and specialises in all forms of retail, commercial and industrial leasing.

In addition to acting for landlords and tenants in that capacity, Kayla also assists clients with undertaking pre-acquisition due diligence. This involves undertaking a review of all forms of lease documents in order to confirm commercial terms and identify any risk with a proposed transaction. assisting with due diligence enquiries for property acquisitions.

Kayla takes a pragmatic and commercial approach to her work and her experience means she is able to identify issues early, successfully negotiate a beneficial outcome and complete matters in accordance with instructions.

Kayla is also experienced in general property and commercial matters including acquisitions and disposals of residential and commercial properties and sales and purchases of businesses.

Kayla’s clients range from developers and land owners, superannuation funds, managed investment schemes, listed and unlisted corporations, government departments and statutory authorities and local investors.


Examples of Kayla’s recent work includes:

  • drafting and negotiating a range of retail, commercial and telecommunications leases and licences and COVID-19 related agreements for a range of landlords, including:
    • acting for ISPT in respect of its office, industrial and retail leases in NSW, QLD, ACT and WA
    • acting for ISPT and Arcadia Funds Management, as owners of World Square Shopping Centre, Sydney, in respect of all of the Centre’s leasing matters
    • acting for Sentinel Property Group in respect of its retail and commercial leases at assets located in QLD, NSW and NT
    • acting for Centuria in respect of its retail and commercial leases in NSW and QLD
    • acting for TAFE NSW in respect of its retail and commercial leases and licences throughout its campuses
    • acting for Frasers Property Australia in respect of its retail leasing transactions in QLD
    • acting for Acure Asset Management in respect of its retail, commercial and industrial leasing transactions Australia- wide
  • assisting Walker Corporation with the retail leasing component of its recent development Parramatta Square.