Mr Chris Lillie LLB

Mr Chris Lillie

Principal Lawyer

Chris is the founding partner of Chilli Law.

He was admitted as solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand in 2004 and of the Queensland Supreme Court in 2006. He founded Chilli Law in 2010, bringing with him a background in commercial and property matters gained both in private practice and as in-house counsel for a Brisbane property development group. He has extensive experience of a wide range of commercial and property matters, including business and share sales, buy/sell agreements, joint ventures, franchising, corporate capital raising, commercial property and retail and commercial leasing.

Chris has acted for clients across a broad range of industries, from recruitment to hospitality, and from professional services to industry.

Chris acted on the simultaneous purchase of 31 veterinary practices for the ASX listing of Greencross Limited and the project leasing of large scale retail shopping centre redevelopments in Queensland, Victoria and Western Australia. He has also presented seminars to regional branches of the Institute of Chartered Practising Accountants on asset protection and to the accountant members of the Legal Resource Club on property development strategies.

Chris’ extensive commercial and property knowledge combines well with a background in business and tax structuring to deliver value to clients at all stages of the life cycle of a business.

,



From the Blog

27
Nov

Shares or assets - comparing the two ways to buy a business - which is right for me?
27th November 2018

When you are out searching for a business to purchase, you might have come across two different...

Continue Reading
20
Nov

Considering buying a commercial investment property? Read on...
20th November 2018

In this article we look at some of the considerations in buying a commercial property for...

Continue Reading
9
Nov

Getting it legal: agreeing a property settlement with your ex
9th November 2018

So you and your ex-partner or spouse have reached an agreement on how to split the family assets...

Continue Reading