Stuart provides specialist advice on major developments including master planned communities, town planning appeals, drafting planning documentation, infrastructure agreements and advising on enforcement of planning schemes, local laws and regulatory laws.
Stuart’s emphasis in recent years has been on major property development projects, and he provides solution oriented practical advice. Distillation of complex legal issues into clear recommendations and actions is a hallmark of Stuart’s approach to all issues.
Stuart is a well-respected leader in his field and has represented both defendants and government authorities in complex environmental prosecutions and litigation involving serious environmental harm and impacts.
Stuart is also listed as a preeminent Planning and Environment lawyer in the 2015 Doyle’s Guide for Queensland, and has been listed in Doyle’s Guide since inception, and was listed as a recommended Planning and Environment lawyer in the Doyle’s Guide for Australia.