Leading Melbourne Business Lawyers

City Pacific Lawyers Melbourne has established a reputation as a respected law firm providing quality legal advice and services to corporations, SMEs and family businesses for over 30 years. Experience the expertise of a big city firm with the convenience and service of a local Melbourne law firm.

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Advising businesses on a full range of commercial legal issues, including:

Buying and selling businesses



Law matters

Compliance with State and Commonwealth legislation & regulations

law issues


Intellectual property – protecting your brand

Property law and leasing matters

Sales and purchases of real estate/ conveyancing

Personalised Legal Expertise for Your Business

At City Pacific Lawyers, we recognise the complexity of choosing the right legal partner for your business in a landscape filled with diverse options. Understanding this, we aim to simplify your decision-making process and give you the confidence to make the right decision.

Merging the expertise of a large city firm with the personalised approach of a local Melbourne practice, City Pacific Lawyers offers more than just legal advice. Our commercial lawyers join you at the management table, bringing our friendly, professional, and tailored solutions to help achieve the best outcomes for our clients.

As a full-service commercial law firm, we manage a wide range of legal matters. We cover everything from buying and selling businesses, business structuring, and contract management to compliance, employment law, franchising, intellectual property protection, and property law. Choose City Pacific Lawyers as your knowledgeable and insightful commercial legal partners, perfectly attuned to your business’s specific needs.

Here is what our happy business clients have to say


With Elizabeth Michael at the helm, this team undertook some complex work for us, under time pressure. All of it was executed with care, friendliness, attention to detail and in a timely fashion. I cannot recommend City Pacific Lawyers highly enough.

Pietro Sciotto

Elizabeth and her team are extremely professional and prompt with their service. I would highly recommend them.

Qube Group

City Pacific Lawyers where amazing at helping me with an unfortunate business situation I found myself in not related to my fault but an associated business. They were informative, knowledgeable and asked the right questions to help guide me on a best outcome. They even picked up a typo and concerning legal loophole I almost signed off on by the other lawyer. They questioned it on my behalf and had it removed by the other lawyer, just to show how much they care about helping their clients well being. Highly recommend them.


We believe that to achieve the best results for your business, we must:

Choosing City Pacific Lawyers gives you access to 30+ years of legal experience and advice.

Elizabeth Michael

Director and Principal Lawyer

Elizabeth Michael Director and Principal Lawyer JD with honours Admitted to practice in Victoria, Australia and United States of America. Elizabeth is the Director and Founding Principal of our firm.


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