Wisam Assi - Principal
Wisam is the Principal of Optimum Lawyers and has international legal experience. He graduated with honors Law Degree from Staffordshire University in the United Kingdom in 1998 and then was admitted as a Lawyer in Israel and later in NSW.
Wisam has extensive experience in complex Real Estate Conveyancing both residential and commercial including sales and purchase of off the plan properties, Subdivisions, drafting of Retail and Commercial leases and drafting complex Put & Call Options Agreements, Mortgages acting on behalf of both Mortgagors and Mortgagees.
Wisam embraces a broad experience in General Commercial Transactions including Joint Ventures, Buy & Sell of Shares and in the drafting of contracts for sale of businesses, acting for both vendors and purchasers, Commercial Documentation including Joint Ventures Agreements, Share Holders Agreements, Licensing & Maintenance Agreements, Services Agreements & Commission Agreements.
He is adept in dealing with civil claims matters, and appears in Courts. He drafts pleadings and evidence in civil litigation matters.
He also has an outstanding knowledge of the Family Act, Family Provisions Act and the Property Relationships Act. Wisam drafts Wills, Powers of Attorney and Enduring Guardianship.
Wisam speaks fluent Arabic and Hebrew. He acted as a volunteer legal advisor as well as being a crisis volunteer worker in Wellington, New Zealand, and has played representative basketball as a professional player.