Areas of Expertise

Business Law and Commercial Law

Business Law and Commercial Law

Sales of Business

Sales of Business

Corporate Governance

Corporate Governance

Shareholders / Unitholders Agreements

Shareholders / Unitholders Agreements

Partnership Agreements

Partnership Agreements

Employment Agreements

Employment Agreements

Customer / Supplier Agreements

Customer / Supplier Agreements

Supply / Distribution Agreements

Supply / Distribution Agreements

Trading Terms / Terms and Conditions

Trading Terms / Terms and Conditions

Loan Agreements

Loan Agreements

Confidentiality Agreements

Confidentiality Agreements

Privacy Policies

Privacy Policies

IP/IT Licencing

IP/IT Licencing

IP Assignment

IP Assignment

My passion is in delivering commercial outcomes for my clients, and focusing on the law to do so. I have a keen interest in commercial and business law, as well as biomedical science, technology, music and motorsport. Jacob Bartels - Senior Associate, Solicitor

Jacob practised as a solicitor in Queensland for a number of years before moving to Melbourne, bringing with him a wealth of experience in commercial/business law, and corporate advisory work.

He has advised in both commercial and regulatory environments, having acted for clients ranging from a national supermarket chain, to a national cleaning franchisor, to a cryptocurrency trading platform, and also to government regulatory bodies.

Having previously worked in the health, charity, retail, hospitality and information technology industries, Jacob brings a wealth of life and work experience to our firm.

Solicitor Snapshot

  • 2008 Bachelor of Science (Biomedical)
  • 2011 Bachelor of Laws
  • 2012 Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
  • 2012 Admitted as an Australian Solicitor
  • Member of the Law Institute of Victoria