David Crane

David Crane



  • Infrastructure
  • Government
  • Construction
  • Contract Administration

WSG Practice Industries




David specialises in telecommunications rollouts, property acquisitions and disposals, leases and tenancies.

David Crane has worked predominantly in commercial property transactions, including the sale and purchase of significant city buildings, industrial sites, retail centres and advising on broadacre subdivisions. He has acted on due diligence investigations, preparatory to and on major sales and acquisitions, and subsequent leasing for financial institutions, insurance companies, property developers, government and semi government agencies.

He has acted for Optus, one of Australia's largest mobile phone companies, since its establishment. This has included work on the Australia-wide acquisition for greenfield, rooftop and co-location/trilocation sites; the sale by Optus Mobile to Crown Castle of more than 700 tower sites; and coordinating the Australia-wide property acquisition program.

David also project managed MinterEllison's national legal team on Hutchinson and Vodafone rollout programs.


Areas of Practice

Construction | Contract Administration | Government | Infrastructure | Leasing | Major Projects and Development | Property and Leasing | Property Transactions | Real Estate | Technology | Technology, Media and Telecommunications | Telecommunications