Sean Macfarlane
Special Counsel

Sean Macfarlane
Special Counsel

Sean Macfarlane has significant experience in strata and community titles.

Sean was lead advisor in Parliament to the Minister for Lands during debate and passage of the Strata Titles Amendment Bill 2018 and the Community Titles Bill 2018, the most significant reforms to property law in WA in over 20 years.

Sean was dedicated to the strata reforms for over six and a half years as Instructing Officer for the Strata Titles Amendment Bill 2018 and he instructed parliamentary drafters on the Community Titles Bill 2018 and the Strata Titles (General) Regulations 2019.

Sean received a special commendation at the Institute of Public Administration Australia WA Achievement Awards 2019 for his commitment to the strata reforms.

Sean regularly shares his expertise in strata and community titles as a speaker at industry forums.

CONTACT
Direct  +61 8 9288 6854
Fax  +61 8 9288 6001
sean.macfarlane@lavan.com.au

PRACTICE TEAMS
Asia and International
Property and Leasing

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Strata / survey-strata titles
Community titles
Leasehold strata titles
Termination of strata schemes
Strata disputes
Strata and community title management
Land subdivision, development, acquisitions and disposals


EDUCATION

Bachelor of Laws
University of Western Australia (1991)


ADMISSIONS

High Court of Australia (1993)

Supreme Court of Western Australia (1992)


RECOGNITION

Special Commendation, Institute of Public Administration Australia WA Achievement Awards (2019)


MEMBERSHIPS

Australian College of Strata Lawyers

How can I help you?
Contact Sean Macfarlane here.