Annette Fontana is the Property and Commercial Team Leader (Sydney) at Coleman Greig, having joined the firm as part of our 2019 integration with Argyle Lawyers.
With over 29 years’ experience in commercial litigation, litigation and property law, Annette has developed a thorough understanding of the complexities involved in the commercial landscape and the situations that clients face on a daily basis.
Having completed a number of courses of study in negotiation and mediation at Harvard University, she is well known for providing expert advice to private clients and businesses, in areas including Wills and estates, intellectual property, insolvency, company and securities law and real property law, with a growing practice in building and construction law.
Passionate about sharing her knowledge with her clients, Annette is a regular contributor and editor of articles on property and commercial law matters for a range of industry journals.
Annette has been an active member of the Inner West Law Society and has been instrumental in organising continuing education for lawyers in the local area. She was a member of the Business Law Committee of the Law Society of NSW, contributing valuable content to the Law Society website.
A passionate and articulate communicator, Annette regularly presents at seminars for lawyers and accountants on a range of topics.
Outside of work, Annette enjoys Pilates, dancing and kayaking and is passionate about supporting her family’s farming concerns in Australia and South Africa.