About Johnny Kong


  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Adelaide
  • Bachelor of Finance, University of Adelaide
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, Australian National University
  • Charter Financial Analyst Level 1
  • CPA Associate Membership

Memberships and Associations:

  • Law Society of New South Wales
  • Law Society of New Zealand


  • Admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales
  • Admitted to the High Court of Australia
  • Admitted to the High Court of New Zealand

Johnny has many years of experience gained in various high profile national law firms’ award-winning real estate teams. He was involved and played a key role in numerous high profile major commercial transactions in Sydney.


Regis Resources (ASX listed)

Advised on the gold mining McPhillamy's project in NSW concerning the acquisition of various sites critical to the project through contracts and option deeds.


Advised on the development of South Village in Karrawee.

Mid-Size Developer

Advised in relation to the acquisition and renegotiation of option rights from a developer in Macquarie Park.

Australia YMCI Pty Ltd

Advised in relation to various aspects of its project in Olympic Park, leases, subdivisions, commercial contracts, etc.

Major Australian Church

Advised on disposal of various church assets in New South Wales.

Lendlease Group

Advised on its house and land package in various locations in Sydney.

Malaysian based Developer

Advised on strata renewal procedure for its development site in Macquarie Park, New South Wales.

Major Chinese Developer

Advised in relation to its sites including Wolli Creek, Homebush, Alexandria, etc on various aspect of the development including acquisitions, disposals, leasing, etc.

Global Top 5 Logistic Company from Europe

Advised on the Australian aspect of its project to dispose of its global real estate assets. The Australian assets were disposed of and leased back. The Australian asset size was a total of A$1.1 billion.

Major Chinese Developer (Listed in Hong Kong)

Advised on acquiring a legal easement in relation to its site in Macquarie Park, New South Wales.

Local Government

Advised on the Council's commercial and retail leases in its local area.

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