For those who need help to navigate the legal complexities of modern business, Shannon is a trusted adviser who provides effective commercial law solutions.
Unlike other overspecialised lawyers, Shannon has broad-based experience that allows him to bring a cost-effective, holistic approach to the delivery of legal services, without losing sight of the larger picture for his clients.
Shannon is a commercial partner at Solomon Brothers, a CBD-based commercial law firm established in 1987.
He practises in general front-end commercial law, with a particular focus on commercial real estate transactions.
Shannon has substantial experience in acquisitions and divestments (both real estate and business), real estate developments, commercial leasing, State taxes (land tax, transfer duty and landholder duty), loan arrangements, securities, and other general property and
Acting for a wide range of clients, Shannon maintains an established network of connections with professionals in a number of industries, particularly in real estate.
He is the property law course director for the Piddington Society’s new practical legal training program, and has acted as an instructor for several years on the property law component of the Leo Cussen Centre for Law’s articled clerks training program.
A recent Business News 40under40 Winner in the professional services category and the 2016 winner of the Property Council of Australia’s WA Future Leaders Award in the advisory and transactions category, Shannon is also a current member of the
Property Council’s Retail Management Committee.
Outside of law, Shannon is a cofounder of the Ethan Davies Fellowship, which facilitates collaborative paediatric brain cancer research between the Telethon Kids Institute and other research institutes around the world. Since mid-2012, he has helped to raise over $400,000 for this cause.