Devanand Saraswati

With extensive experience in business and employment law, Devanand Saraswati has developed a practical approach to ensure that all her clients’ business and employment transactions proceed smoothly and are tailored to meet their individual business needs.
Deva Saraswati
Devanand Saraswati Lawyer

Devanand Saraswati is known to us as Deva. Working in our Commercial Business and Property Team, as well as our Workplace Law team, Deva is able to provide expert advice in relation to a broad range of issues.

Deva’s practice at Watkins Tapsell includes:

  • Workplace Law advice, and employment documentation  including in relation to Employment Agreements, Contractors Agreements, Workplace Policies and Enterprise Agreements
  • Business transactions including sales of business, purchases of business, sale and purchase of shares, commercial leases, retail leases and associated transactions
  • Business structuring and documentation including Partnership Agreements, Shareholders Agreements, Terms and Conditions, Buy/Sell Agreements and Supply Agreements
  • Advising on employment issues including workplace disputes
  • Sale and purchase of franchises, Franchise Agreements and associated documents
  • Legal advice on mortgage and guarantee documents
  • Legal advice on loan documents for loans to superannuation funds
  • Property transactions including commercial and retail leasing, Development Agreements, subdivision, options for the purchase of property and property agreements
  • Advising clients on and drafting Wills, Powers of Attorney and Enduring Guardianships, including Testamentary and Discretionary Trusts

Devanand Saraswati’s practice

Devanand Saraswati works with a broad range of clients, from companies and business owners requiring advice on business structures and employment documentation, to families and individuals who are looking for assistance their personal Wills and Estate Planning.

Deva’s understanding of both commercial and employment law issues allows her to provide her clients with practical and well-rounded advice that takes into account all aspects of her clients’ business needs.

Deva completed her Law Degree in 2006 and was admitted as a Legal Practitioner in New South Wales in 2007.  Deva joined our Commercial Property & Business and Workplace & Employment Law teams in 2009.

Home building contract disputes and review

Practice Areas Include

Business Law
Innovative legal advice that gives business owners the confidence to start, grow and protect their business.
Business Law
Supporting businesses to run smoothly, reduce risk and legally minimise tax.
Business Law
Helping you navigate the complexities of commercial property law transactions.
Employment Law
Defending the legal rights and responsibilities of working people.
Understanding your circumstances to reflect your needs and wishes.
Peace of mind knowing all after-life arrangements are met.
Business Law
Public Notary services assisting with the witnessing and certifying of documents.
Employment Law
Your specialist WHS lawyers in all work health and safety matters.
Employment Law
Providing proactive and preventative specialist advice to protect businesses and their employees.


Watkins Tapsell
My first and only time needing a solicitor. It may not have been a fun experience, but I do feel that the advice I was provided, positively influenced my decisions that resulted in a better outcome.
Watkins Tapsell assisted us recently with legal matters and were extremely professional, giving great advice. I would not hesitate in using their services again and highly recommend them to anyone requiring legal services. Thank you Peter, Stephanie and the team.
The team from Watkins Tapsell are great to deal with! I have spoken to both James and Peter on regular basis. They have been incredibly professional, knowledgeable and generous with both their expertise and time!
Exceptional Service from Deva Saraswati.
Suzanne & Scott
Exceptional service from Deva. Very helpful, explained things fully, patient with changes required.
Watkins Tapsell

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Office open Mon–Fri 08:30 am – 17:30 pm
Other times by appointment only.


Head office location

Level 3, 550 Princes Highway
Kirrawee NSW 2232


Contact information

PO Box 88
Sutherland NSW 1499

(02) 9521 6000

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