Frank Back

Frank has over 38 years experience and specialises in commercial, retail and residential property and business related matters.


Frank Back - commercial, retail and residential property law specialist

Frank has a particular expertise in transactions involving liquor licences and real estate to which those licences are or may be attached. Frank is well regarded in the liquor industry acting for national companies in the acquisition of hotels and other commercial properties and businesses. He regularly provides property related advice to Woolworths Limited with respect to their acquisition or sale or licensed venues. Frank has a family background of owning and operating hotels in Sydney and regularly advises others in relation to contracts for the purchase and sale of restaurants, hotels, bottleshops and other licensed venues. His clients include listed public companies, developers and major private property owners.

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  • Bachelor of Law from the University of Sydney graduating in 1979.


  • Residential, commercial, industrial and retail property transactions (including licensed venues).
  • The sale or acquisition of businesses (with a particular interest in licensed venues).
  • Other commercial and property related matters, including easements, boundary adjustments and environmental issues.
  • Commercial and retail leasing.
  • The general financing of property related transactions through both traditional sources and through profit participation and joint venture arrangements.
  • Wills and estate planning.
  • Medium to large scale commercial and retail property transactions including the redevelopment and subdividing of land.