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Ted Vlahos 2018-08-02T17:00:55+00:00

Ted joined Pointon Partners in 2006 and is a director of the firm and head of the property team.

Ted combines his property and commercial law expertise to offer his clients a uniquely broad perspective on all transactions, as well as practical and astute advice.

In 2018, Ted was nominated for a leading individual award in real estate by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, which also ranked Pointon Partners in the “Top 5” legal firms in Australia in real estate for the 2018 year.

Areas of Law & Expertise

Property Law: 

  • Property acquisitions and sales, including acting in complex negotiations involving residential, commercial, industrial and rural sites and sale documentation
  • Property development
  • Joint venture agreements
  • Development management, project management and consultant agreements
  • High volume off-the-plan sales
  • Leasing – commercial, retail and industrial & lease disputes
  • Finance and debt/equity funding arrangements
  • Capital gains tax, GST, stamp duty and land tax advice regarding property holdings and transactions
  • Owners Corporation matters

Commercial Law:

  • Acquisitions and sales of businesses and interest holdings
  • Interest holder agreements including shareholder, unitholder and partnership agreements
  • Commercial agreements including loan & security agreements, supply & distribution agreements, contractor agreements and agency agreements
  • General commercial and asset protection advice
  • Trusts and taxation
  • Commercial disputes and debt recovery
Significant Transactions
  • $50m acquisition of the St Kilda Road Victorian Police building and investor syndication
  • Negotiations with the Victorian State Government on behalf of an ASX listed purchaser for the acquisition of a commercial brewery, hotel and golf course development site in Ballarat
  • $30m acquisition of the old Pentridge Prison site in Coburg and its $1 billion redevelopment
  • Rezoning and sale of a $150m site in Point Cooke
  • $1 billion Richmond Nylex Clock redevelopment
  • Multistage development of a broadcare site in Mernda into 500 lots and associated infrastructure and capital raising activity
  • Footscray Shopping Centre redevelopment and centre leasing
  • Cape Paterson Australian Ecovillage development, ​​Australia’s first fully sustainable residential development project over multiple stages and joint venture
  • $40m sale of the Bolte Park Industrial Estate in the Fisherman Bend Urban Renewal Area to an ASX listed purchaser
Qualifications & Memberships

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Laws (Monash University)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Monash University)
  • Real Estate Agents’ Representative course (RMIT University)

Memberships:

  • Law Institute of Victoria
  • Property Council of Australia
  • Hellenic Australia Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Recent publications

Ted joined Pointon Partners in 2006 and is a director of the firm and head of the property team.

Ted combines his property and commercial law expertise to offer his clients a uniquely broad perspective on all transactions, as well as practical and astute advice.

In 2018, Ted was nominated for a leading individual award in real estate by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, which also ranked Pointon Partners in the “Top 5” legal firms in Australia in real estate for the 2018 year.

Areas of Law & Expertise

Property Law: 

  • Property acquisitions and sales, including acting in complex negotiations involving residential, commercial, industrial and rural sites and sale documentation
  • Property development
  • Joint venture agreements
  • Development management, project management and consultant agreements
  • High volume off-the-plan sales
  • Leasing – commercial, retail and industrial & lease disputes
  • Finance and debt/equity funding arrangements
  • Capital gains tax, GST, stamp duty and land tax advice regarding property holdings and transactions
  • Owners Corporation matters

Commercial Law:

  • Acquisitions and sales of businesses and interest holdings
  • Interest holder agreements including shareholder, unitholder and partnership agreements
  • Commercial agreements including loan & security agreements, supply & distribution agreements, contractor agreements and agency agreements
  • General commercial and asset protection advice
  • Trusts and taxation
  • Commercial disputes and debt recovery
Significant Transactions
  • $50m acquisition of the St Kilda Road Victorian Police building and investor syndication
  • Negotiations with the Victorian State Government on behalf of an ASX listed purchaser for the acquisition of a commercial brewery, hotel and golf course development site in Ballarat
  • $30m acquisition of the old Pentridge Prison site in Coburg and its $1 billion redevelopment
  • Rezoning and sale of a $150m site in Point Cooke
  • $1 billion Richmond Nylex Clock redevelopment
  • Multistage development of a broadcare site in Mernda into 500 lots and associated infrastructure and capital raising activity
  • Footscray Shopping Centre redevelopment and centre leasing
  • Cape Paterson Australian Ecovillage development, ​​Australia’s first fully sustainable residential development project over multiple stages and joint venture
  • $40m sale of the Bolte Park Industrial Estate in the Fisherman Bend Urban Renewal Area to an ASX listed purchaser
Qualifications & Memberships

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Laws (Monash University)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Monash University)
  • Real Estate Agents’ Representative course (RMIT University)

Memberships:

  • Law Institute of Victoria
  • Property Council of Australia
  • Hellenic Australia Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Recent publications