Alannah Abbott

 
Alannah Abbott
Lawyer

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Alannah has been working at Bannermans since April 2018. Alannah commenced at Bannermans in a legal administrative role while completing her university degrees. She has progressed over the course of her time with the firm and is admitted as a lawyer in the Supreme Court of NSW.

 

 Alannah works in the Strata, Development and Construction teams undertaking the following work:

 

  Strata

  • Drafting, advising on, enforcing, consolidating and registering by-laws
  • Providing generalist strata advice and, specifically, on unauthorised works, by-law enforcement, maintenance responsibilities and refusal of by-laws under the Strata Schemes Management Act 2015
  • Advising as to amending building management agreements, strata management agreements and community management statements
  • Representing owners corporations and lot owners in the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal
  • Advising on and negotiating settlement deeds
  • Providing assistance in strata and property disputes in the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal Appeal Panel and the Supreme Court of NSW

 

Development

  • Assisting with the preparation of advice for owners corporations and lot owners in collective sale and redevelopment matters
  • Liaising with lot owners and developers regarding option deeds for collective sale and redevelopment matter
  • Assisting with the conveyancing process for collective sales

 

Building and Construction 

  • Advising on statutory warranty periods
  • Assisting with the preparation for building and construction disputes in the NSW Civil and Administration Tribunal
  • Briefing and engaging with technical building experts such as consultant specialists, surveyors and engineers
  • Advising clients on matters relating to encroachment and damage caused by neighbouring developments

 

Cost Assessment

  • Assisting with the preparation of documents and files for cost assessment
  • Assisting with settlement negotiations in relation to costs arising from strata disputes

 

 Qualifications/Memberships

  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (2020)
  • Bachelor of Laws with Honours (Macquarie University) 2020
  • Bachelor of Arts (Macquarie University) 2020
  • Member of the Law Society of NSW
  • Member of the NSW Young Lawyers Society

 

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