Rahul Parrab is a hospitality and real estate transactions expert who focuses on providing clear, precise and reliable commercial legal advice to his clients, having regard to their strategic and business needs. He provides comprehensive legal advice on all matters relating to real estate, hotels and resorts projects, including property law and due diligence, acquisitions and sales, management agreements, developments, structuring (MIT and foreign investment), foreign investment approvals and liquor licensing. He is engaged for his skills in risk analysis and strategy, negotiations, project management and transaction delivery.

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    • Sales and acquisitions of hotels, resorts and tourism assets in Australia and the Asia Pacific Region.
    • Recent transactions include the portfolio acquisition of hotels across Australia, the sales and acquisitions of five star and luxury hotels and resorts in Australia and Vietnam.

    Commercial Real Estate

    • Sales and acquisitions of commercial real estate assets in Australia, including large commercial properties in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth.

    Real Estate Development Projects

    • Establishment of onshore and offshore development joint ventures, structuring and implementation of acquisitions and development projects. In Australia, this includes MIT and REIT structures, along with complex FIRB approvals.

    Hotel Management Agreements, Branded Residences and Development Management Agreements

    • Management and development projects across the Asia Pacific Region with large scale projects and international and local hotel operators. Expertise includes assisting with the hotel management tender processes.

    Cross-border Transactions

    • Experienced in complex cross-border and multijurisdictional transactions (including structured assets) across single and portfolio assets.

    Liquor Licensing

    • Experienced in liquor licensing regulatory advice and licensed premises transactions (pubs, producers, wholesalers and retailers) across Australia.


    • The University of Sydney, LL.B.
    • The University of Sydney, B.Sc., (Adv.)


    • High Court of Australia, 2009
    • Federal Court of Australia, 2009
    • Supreme Court of New South Wales, 2004


    • English
    • French
    • Recommended in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018 in Real estate, Australia

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