George Comino
Tom Goodwin
Natalie Wissa
Senior Associate
Ryan Steele
Rachel Shin
Senior Associate
Louise Yuen
Senior Associate
Lekha Prasad
Elena Martino

Daniel McLean

Senior Associate

Daniel is a property lawyer advising on all aspects of property law and projects with multi-jurisdictional experience.

Daniel is an expert at property due diligence and title review, development agreements, land acquisitions, options to lease, project and development leases, and retail and commercial leases.

In his project and development work, he regularly advises on subdivisions, easements, covenants, and other title documents.

He brings together technical property experience, a client focused attitude and commercial sensibility to deliver strategic property advice.

Daniel regularly works with the Hamilton Locke New Energy, Corporate, and Finance teams to deliver end-to-end project and transaction solutions.

Prior to joining Hamilton Locke, Daniel worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers Australia.


Property; Acquisitions and Disposals; Projects and Infrastructure


  • Masters of Laws – Bond University
  • Bachelors of Laws – Leeds Beckett University


  • Acted for the purchaser of a solar farm in Western Australia, in respect of its proposed energy development plans.
  • Acted for the Victorian State Government in relation to the acquisition and disposal of various land assets.
  • Acted for Asia Iron in relation to the restructure of its holdings.
  • Acted for Nippon Steel Australia Pty Ltd in relation to its various land holdings.
  • Acted for Tokyo Gas on the acquisition of various land assets.
  • Acted for Oji Paper Company in relation to its acquisition of various land assets.
  • Acted for the operator of renewable energy infrastructure in relation to the acquisition of various land assets.
  • Acted for the landowners in the negotiation of a 1000 lot development management agreement.
  • Acted for AMIGA Montessori in the leasing and development of childcare centre’s across Victoria.
  • Acted for various developers on the development of residential, industrial, and commercial developments throughout Australia.