About Us

Ballantyne Law Group provides commercial, property and estate planning solutions to clients on the Gold Coast, throughout Queensland and nationally. Modern and sophisticated, we are also friendly and uncomplicated, providing:

• no nonsense, plain language advice and representation;
• fresh thinking and sensible solutions;
• a strong culture and commitment to our values;
• large firm experience without the large firm fees;
• ongoing relationships with our clients.

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Commercial Lawyer Gold Coast

We help small to medium enterprises, start ups and professionals with their commercial law needs. Our team has a particular focus on asset protection, structuring and taxation flexibility.

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Property Lawyer Gold Coast

We can assist with all aspects of property law, from residential conveyancing to large scale property development. Our property team also can assist with commercial and retail leasing and property disputes.

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Estate Planning and Administration Lawyer Gold Coast

Our estate planning team offers expertise, understanding and respect. With solutions ranging from conventional estate plans to complex structuring and support, we also have a depth of experience with estate administration and litigation.

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From the Principal

James Ballantyne is the Principal of the Ballantyne Law Group on the Gold Coast. Following his admission as a Solicitor in 2002 James has worked in key roles at some of Queensland’s leading commercial and property law firms. Based on the Gold Coast for the past decade, James has developed a strong practice in commercial and property law with a strong focus on small to medium enterprise.

Admitted to the Supreme Court of Queensland and the High Court of Australia, James is able to provide practical, pragmatic and effective legal advice in plain English.

James Ballantyne


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