Ian enjoys analysing complex legal problems in planning, environmental, property and administrative law areas and strives to provide tailored advice, with practical solutions that can be easily understood, and meet and address his clients’ needs.
Prior to joining LSV Borrello Lawyers in 2012, Ian was a senior lawyer at Hardy Bowen Lawyers, practicing in planning, environmental, property and administrative law areas, providing practical and proactive planning, property, land compensation, environment and general commercial advice to a broad range of clients (including private and corporate property developers, town planning consultants, real estate agents and private individuals).
Ian’s experience in the planning area includes working on development and subdivision proposals, planning and environmental due diligence for property transactions, land use conflict resolution and planning and building prosecution proceedings.
In the environmental area, Ian’s experience includes matters concerning clearance of native vegetation, threatened flora and fauna, project referral requirements under various local, state and commonwealth laws, noise regulations, contaminated sites and odour, waste and dust management associated with commercial, industrial and agricultural projects and extractive industries.
Ian appears regularly before the State Administrative Tribunal in relation to planning and environment related matters.