Ben provides legal services through Coast to Coast Legal.  A law firm operating in Sunshine Coast, Brisbane and Gold Coast.  Ben lives on the Gold Coast and works some days in Brisbane.  Therefore, Ben is able to provide legal services to clients in these areas.

Although Ben’s clients are predominantly located in South East Queensland, Ben provides advice to clients in other areas of Australia such as Melbourne and Sydney.

Commercial Law

Legal advice specific to tech, software and startup companies is Ben’s focus. This includes corporate advisory, structuring as well as asset protection and strategy.  Ben’s business experience, coupled with his background experience in tech and startup companies means he is able to provide advice that protects the interests of tech and startup companies. It is this 360 degree perspective that sets Ben apart as a commercial lawyer.

Intellectual Property Law

Ben is an intellectual property lawyer who provides legal advice on intellectual property protection and trade mark registration, Ben has experience in dispute resolution and litigation of intellectual property matters relating to software, which is subject to copyright laws.

Technology Law

Ben has provided advice to a range of technology companies, including software developers, web and app developers as well as companies who have specific legal requirements relating to technology.  Tech companies have specific nuances that make contracts and commercial matters distinct from other, more traditional businesses.  Ben’s skills ensure that the interests of companies who have technology at their core as adequately protected.  Moving forward with greater certainty and less risk, is something that Ben provides.


Legal documents drafted to your specifications. Ben can assist you with your:

Shareholders’ Agreement
Partnership Agreement
Tech Business Contracts
Software Development Contracts
Software Terms and Conditions

SaaS Business Advice
Non-Disclosure Deed
Employment Agreement
Software License Agreement
Share Sale Agreement
Manufacturing contract


Deal Structuring Advice
Contract Negotiation
Share and Business Sale
Partnership Advice
Due Diligence


Disputes and litigation are not easy. Ben can provide you with:

Software and Tech Litigaton
Partnership Dispute Advice
Shareholder Dispute Resolution
Breach of Contract Advice

Termination of Contract Advice
Letter of Demand Advice
Negotiation of Disputes