Jack Cyngler


Jack Cyngler

Jack Cyngler

Principal - CKL Lawyers


Admitted to practice in 1983, Jack is the Principal of the firm.
He has extensive experience practising in a broad range of areas including:

He established the firm Cyngler & Co in 1987, and in 2004 merged with Kaye Levy & Co rebranding as Cyngler Kaye Levy. The firm is now known as CKL Lawyers.

Jack is an Accredited Specialist in Commercial Tenancy Law (Commercial & Retail Leases). He is one of only a handful of Lawyers in Victoria who have been Accredited by the Law Institute of Victoria. 

Jack Cyngler

Accredited Specialist in Commercial Tenancy Law

Jack is one of only 12 Lawyers in all of Victoria to be accredited by the Law Institute of Victoria (LIV) as a Specialist Lawyer in the area of Commercial Tenancy Law – Retail, Commercial & Industrial Leases.

Jack was first recognised as a specialist in Commercial Tenancy Law in 2001, and has maintained his authority in the area ever since. 

Jack is a member of the LIV’s Leases Committee, an industry body committee that makes submissions to the government in the field of Commercial Tenancy Law.

In the field of Retail, Commercial & Industrial Tenancy Law, Jack is truly one of the best tenancy Lawyers Melbourne has to offer.

    What Is An Accredited Specialist?
    • An Accredited Specialist is a lawyer recognised as having expertise in a particular area of law by the Law Institute of Victoria.
    • An Accredited Specialist must have at least five years’ full-time practice experience and at least three years’ experience in their area of specialisation;
    • An Accredited Specialist must maintain a high degree of professional development in their area of specialisation, which involves the continual development of their skills;
    • An Accredited Specialist must pass a comprehensive assessment testing technical knowledge, writing and practical interview or advocacy skills.
    • An Accredited Specialist is required to apply for re-accreditation every three years, ensuring the highest standards are maintained.
    Law Institute Victoria - Specialist Accreditation

    Bachelor of Arts BA (Monash)
    Bachelor of Law LLB (Monash)
    Admitted as a Principal Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria
    Admitted as a Principal Solicitor of the High Court of Australia

    Law Institute of Victoria
    Accredited Specialist – Commercial Tenancy Law
    Committee Member of the Leases Committee
    Property Law Specialist Group
    Southern Solicitors Law Association
    STEP – International Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners
    Law Council of Australia
    BDPS – Building Dispute Practitioners’ Society


    Extra Curricular Activities:
    Empower Charitable Trust – Committee Member
    Table Tennis Victoria – Immediate Past Chairman
    Maccabi Table Tennis Club – Past President
    St Kilda Football Club – Member
    MCC Member (Provisional)
    AFL – Member
    Table Tennis Pennant Player
    Jack is married with three children.

    Table Tennis Australia Award –Volunteer Service Award

    Contact Details:
    E [email protected]
    Ph 03 9500 1722

    Retail Lease Lawyer | Specialist In Tenancy Law

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