Kirby acts for major banks, non-institutional lenders and corporate borrowers in real estate, development and construction financing transactions. Her technical skills and ability to apply a commercial lens ensures that deals proceed expeditiously and potential obstacles are anticipated in advance.
Kirby advises clients across all aspects of finance transactions, from due diligence and security documentation through to legislative compliance and complex advisory work. She regularly advises on the disposal of real estate assets, including distressed asset sales on behalf of mortgagees and receivers.
Through her secondment with a leading Australian bank and legal practice in Canada, Kirby has become a go-to practitioner in the area of personal property securities law. She is often called upon by the firm’s SME and corporate client base to advise on compliance with the PPSA post implementation in Australia.
Leading Australian ICT company
Negotiating the terms and regulatory requirements associated with a pilot funding program for the public sector.
Several property trusts
Advising in relation to ongoing commercial funding transactions.
A publicly listed property developer
Advising regarding funding for a prominent Brisbane real estate development.
An agricultural funds management organisation
Advising in relation to a $100 million refinancing of secured debt facilities.
Corporate Travel Management
Advising on the financing of a HK$170 million share acquisition and related vendor financing arrangements.
A global asset management company
Negotiating finance arrangements for the acquisition of a portfolio of Australian agricultural assets.