Leigh joined Owen Hodge Lawyers in November 2016. Prior to this he ran Leigh Adams Business Lawyers, which was established in 1994. Since that time, it has developed a reputation for providing high quality legal services at an affordable price.
Leigh practices in the area of business and commercial law with a particular interest in business contracts and business structuring (including Franchising), shareholder arrangements and joint ventures, as well as tax effective business succession (the entry and exit of business partners), estate planning and wills. He also has a significant insolvency practice, with a focus on bankruptcy, asset protection and personal property securities.
Leigh is a highly regarded tactical lawyer and a highly sought after speaker, frequently presenting papers to numerous industry groups (including ARITA and the Financial Planning Association of Australia) on these and related topics.
As a member of the PPSA sub-committee of the NSW Law Society Business Law Committee, Leigh assisted in drafting the personal property securities clauses for the 2015 edition of the contract for sale of business, which is used throughout New South Wales.