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Sterling Legal is committed to keep up with Australia’s competitive and regulated financial market. Our lawyers provide comprehensive services in banking and finance law and our reputable expertise in this area ensures our clients’ transactions are conducted seamlessly, with a strong commitment to minimising the risks and uncertainty that are associated with these transactions.

Sterling Legal provides practical solutions to a wide gamut of banking and finance transactions by providing personalised service for small to large scale transactions.

Our attention is on the implications of the transactions on our clients’ commercial, accounting, tax, and compliance positions. We also apply a holistic and pragmatic approach to banking and finance transactions by working alongside our property, dispute resolution, recovery and insolvency groups.

For advice on any Banking or Finance matter, call Sterling Legal today on 02 9223 7334.


We at Sterling Legal are dedicated to providing the most relevant and up to date advice, ensuring our clients’ banking and finance transactions are conducted seamlessly. Our lawyers ensure that all banking and finance transactions comply with all relevant laws and regulations, both domestically and internationally. In light of the recent tightening of corporate regulation, it is vital that you partner with a firm that has the expertise to charter to your specific needs.

Our lawyers provide compliance advisory services in relation to the Corporations Act, the Competition and Consumer Act, Banking Act, Australian credit licensing, the Australian financial services licensing regime, directors’ duties, duties of external administrators and secured parties, the Personal Property Securities Act, the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act and other Australian compliance legislation.

Consumer Credit

We act for numerous clients in relation to consumer credit transactions. In addition, we act on compliance aspects of the National Consumer Credit Protection Act.

Commercial Lending & Structured Finance

We act for numerous Australian banking and financial institutions, mortgage managers, borrowers, lenders and sponsors in relation to commercial lending transactions, including high end acquisition finance transactions, syndicated facilities, and hybrid financing transactions.

Real Estate Finance

At Sterling Legal we are dedicated to providing current market knowledge and advice which encompasses all facets of finance and real estate transactions to our client’s.

We act for various Australian banking and financial institutions, property developers, builders, project managers and clients’ in real estate finance transactions.

Asset Finance

Our banking and finance lawyers have acted on equipment financing transactions and other types of asset finance.

Project Finance

Our banking and finance team have represented private partnerships in all facets of construction, project, debt and equity arrangements. In addition, our team regularly acts for clients across a number of industry sectors, including property development, building and construction, medical, pharmaceutical and telecommunications. Our extensive industry-specific knowledge ensures our services are tailored to the specific technicalities associated with such complex transactions.

Leveraged Superannuation Transactions

Our banking and finance lawyers act for self-managed superannuation funds, auditors, accountants, financial planners and lenders in relation to leveraged superannuation transactions. In addition our services extend to compliance advisory in relation to all aspects of the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act.