Emanuel is a senior commercial lawyer who specialises in property development and leasing matters. His extensive knowledge of all aspects of complex property, finance, environmental, commercial, corporate, leasing and telecommunications matters is highly valued by his clients.
In 2022 Emanuel was appointed to PEXA's Member Advisory Council, a leadership group formed to advocate for the nation's practitioners and drive progress across the sector. In undertaking this Council role, Emanuel will continue to contribute to shaping the future of digital transactions and settlements in Australia.
What he does
Emanuel's breadth of knowledge and keen negotiation skills make him a valued and sought after team member on property development project teams. Matters that he regularly advises clients on include corporate and tax structuring and finance related matters, retail and commercial leasing, property due diligence, flow through sales and acquisitions of retail, commercial and development sites, general corporate and financial structuring together with attending on general commercial, corporate and finance transactions. He also advises and acts on litigation matters with a focus on corporate, contract disputes and leasing.
Who he works with
Emanuel works with prominent property developers, state and local government clients as well as public and private managed funds.
Emanuel has a Bachelor of Laws from the University of New England and a Bachelor of Arts (IT/Law) and Advanced Diploma in Information Technology from the University of Wollongong.
Life before Sparkes
Before joining Sparke Helmore, Emanuel owned and managed a number of businesses both locally and nationally.
Life outside of Sparkes
Emanuel has a keen passion for good music and good cooking.