Sam Slack-Smith

Commercial and Property Partner


About Sam

Sam is a NSW Law Society Accredited Specialist in Property Law and leads the Jenkins Legal Services property team.


He is an experienced property and commercial lawyer and has expertise in agricultural, commercial, industrial and retail land transactions for a range of clients, including retirement village operators, local councils, corporations (including not-for-profits), Local Aboriginal Land Councils, health care providers, rural landholders and SME agribusiness enterprises.


Sam has acted on a wide range of transactional and advisory matters, including property development, business structuring and regulatory compliance, succession planning, sales of business, commercial leasing, Personal Property Securities, liquor licence applications and transfers, conveyancing (comprising residential, ‘off the plan’, commercial, strata, rural, Crown Land and Western Lands Lease properties), transfers of water licences and entitlements, water sharing agreements, road closures, subdivisions, easements and possessory title applications.


Clients will appreciate Sam’s perceptive advice and straightforward, practical approach.


Sam has previously been a director on the board of the Hunter Young Professionals. He was also a finalist in the 2020 Lawyers Weekly 30 under 30 Awards for Real Estate.


When he isn’t double proofreading legal documents, Sam enjoys spending time with his family.