Jacob is a Director of Bradley & Bray Solicitors, specialising in Business, Commercial and Real Estate Law.
At the age of 26 years of age, Jacob was admitted to the Legal profession. By the age of 28, Jacob had acquired 50% of Bradley & Bray Solicitors, and had purchased the Law form known as Welsh & Welsh Solicitors with his Co-Director Mark Bray.
Jacob provides strategic advice to his vast range of clients, and has been called upon to assist his clients with complex matters such as Business Sales and Acquisitions, Corporations Law advice, Commercial and Industrial Leasing, Commercial Property Sales and Acquisitions, Real Estate transactions, Development advice and Subdivisions, Security and Loan Agreements, Body Corporate advice and establishment, acquisitions utilising SMSF and Bare Trust entities, Put & Call Agreements, Transfers pursuant to Family Law Orders and Agreements and General commercial agreements.
He is also trusted by his clients to assist in acquisition and sale negotiations, and acquisition due diligence for Business, Commercial, Residential and Leasing matters.
Jacob has been instructed to advise on matters including:
Sales and Purchases of Pubs and Hotels
Sales and Purchases of Motels
Advising on Multi-Million Dollar acquisitions of Commercial Freehold and Businesses
Advising Board of Directors of Companies
Acquisitions of Medical Centers throughout Queensland
Small and Medium Size Residential Land Subdivisions
Managing large commercial portfolios for Landlords
Sale of Large Rural Cattle and Fruit Farms
Jacob is a sought-after speaker, having been engaged to speak for organisations such as the Queensland Law Society, Chartered Practicing Accountants Australia, Suncorp Bank, and appearing on Legal Podcasts.
He has also been recognised by his industry as a leading Solicitor, being named in the 2019 Lawyers Weekly ’30 Under 30 Awards’ in the category of Real Estate, and again in the 2020 Australian Law Awards in the category of ‘Rising Star’.
Jacob is a strong advocate for innovation and creativity in the legal Industry, and has been a leading contributor towards the push for innovate solutions for the delivery of legal services. In 2019, Jacob advised his client in the first ever Commercial Real Estate Electronic Settlement in Queensland.