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Accredited Specialist in Business Law

Practice Area

Commercial Law


LL.B (Charles Darwin University)
Accredited Specialist in Business Law

Professional Membership

Law Institute of Victoria
Law Society of England and Wales


Kent is a lawyer in our Corporate & Business Law Practice Group. He qualified as a lawyer in 1996, working in Darwin and London before transferring to Victoria in 2003.

As a business law specialist, Kent gives clients practical, high-quality advice and prepares clear, easily-understood commercial documentation. He provides a wide range of legal advice focusing on contractual agreements, franchising and business transactions. Kent has been involved with multiple wind farms, both in Victoria and interstate, advising farmers on wind farm agreements and negotiating a better deal for them. Kent also practises in wills, superannuation and estate planning.

Kent is active in the community. He is Vice President (Senior) and a Board Member of John Curtin Aged Care Inc, a community owned non-profit facility providing permanent and respite care to older citizens in Creswick and Secretary and Committee Member of Creswick Soccer Club Inc.

Areas of Expertise

Joint venture & development agreements
Supply & services contracts & tenders
Mortgages, charges & other security documentation
Self Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSF)
Personal Property Securities Act and Register (PPSR)
Business structures/Asset protection
Business succession
Land option agreements
Family Trusts & Unit trusts
Corporate governance and corporate share transfers
Clubs & societies constitution advice
Farm Leases
Windfarm Leases
Quarry Leases & Licences
Forest rights & plantation agreements

Contact Name Kent Mallinson
Position Accredited Specialist in Business Law

40 Armstrong Street North
Ballarat Victoria 3350

181-183 Main Street
Bacchus Marsh Victoria 3340


03 5337 0250 (direct)

Bacchus Marsh
03 5366 3888

Fax 03 5333 2694