The Maclarens Buying and Selling Businesses Team


Jessica Diep Jessica Diep | Partner

Email: jdiep@maclarens.com.au
Phone: 02 9897 4626

Jessica Diep joined Maclarens Lawyers in 2005 after graduating from the University of NSW with a combined Science and Law degree. In 2008, she was appointed as a partner to the firm.

In 2001, whilst she was studying at university, Jessica commenced working in law firms in Sydney. In this time she gained valuable experience in property law and commercial law. Since joining Maclarens Lawyers, Jessica has been practising in retail leasing, business law, commercial law and corporate law. In 2012 she was awarded a Masters in Corporate and Commercial Law by the University of New South Wales.

Jessica has represented clients in many transactional matters aswell as contentious matters in the Land and Environment Court, the Supreme Court of New South Wales, District Court, Local Court, the Administrative Decisions Tribunal and the Consumer Trader and Tenancy Tribunal.


Chris Maley Chris Maley | Partner

Email: cmaley@maclarens.com.au
Phone: 02 9682 3777

Chris Maley joined Maclarens Lawyers in 1973, and has been a partner with the firm since 1975. During his time at Maclarens Lawyers, Chris has worked primarily in the fields of property law and commercial law.

Chris has significant experience in resolving commercial disputes and, in particular, matters before the Land & Environment Court in which his in-depth knowledge of building and construction law, as well as his experience working with local government, have served him well.

Well-respected for his expertise, Chris has also lectured at the University of Western Sydney and the University of Technology Sydney on the subjects of Building/Construction Law and Dispute Resolution for the past 20 years.

In 1974, Chris was appointed a tax agent and in 1987 a Notary Public. Chris was also awarded an Order of Australia Medal in 2004.