Castledine Gregory Law and Mediation

Corporate, Commercial and Governance


We work with clients to improve corporate compliance and governance, Contract form on a desk

negotiate commercial agreements and resolve disputes.


We have specialised expertise in the following corporate and governance areas:

  • incorporation of entities under the Corporations Act, Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act, and Associations Incorporation Act
  • preparing constitutions, rule books and shareholder agreements for incorporated entities
  • advising on director and officer duties, providing training and preparing deeds of indemnity, insurance and access
  • advising on and preparing policies, procedures and associated documents to facilitate good governance in a variety of organisations and providing support for general meetings of members and Board meetings in corporate, charitable and cross-cultural settings
  • advising on various aspects of corporate compliance for corporations, Aboriginal corporations, and incorporated associations
  • advising on dispute resolution between incorporated entities and their members or shareholders (read more on our Negotiation, Mediation and Conflict Resolution page)
  • advising numerous prescribed bodies corporate on combined obligations under the Native Title Act and various aspects of corporate law as it affects day-to-day operations and decision making (read more on our Native Title and Aboriginal Heritage page)
  • advising various not-for-profit entities including charities on legislative obligations, constitutional requirements, decision making procedures, and winding up procedures
  • advising on trust deeds, sub-fund agreements and rules affecting discretionary and charitable trusts, trustee obligations and procedures, and dispute resolution.


We also have expertise in the following commercial areas: