Jim Burke


Bachelor of Laws

Affiliations & Memberships

Queensland Law Society

Admitted Supreme Court Queensland


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Jim joined Plastiras Lawyers in 2008 and predominately practices in commercial and property law. Jim has experience advising clients across a diverse range of industries including mining and resources, property, retail, IT and financial services.

His expertise includes commercial and industrial property transactions, business sales and acquisitions, restructuring and mergers, leasing, commercial agreements
and franchising.

Jim also advises on estate planning and succession, including trusts, asset protection, wills and estate administration.

Jim’s recent significant transactions include:
Acting for individuals, companies, liquidators and trade unions in relation to the acquistitions and sales of commercial buildings and properties.
Acting for purchasers and sellers in relation to the sale and acquisition of businesses. Types of businesses include motels, restaurants, bars, storage facilities, retail stores and industrial plants.
Providing contract and agreement advice to mining industry consultant companies.
Acting for franchisees in their purchase of a large national franchises.