Our Commercial Litigation team covers all aspects of civil litigation, debt collection, employment law, insurance claims and claims for negligence. Litigation is a very specialised area of law and our lawyers will do whatever they can to assist you in your needs. Whether you are being sued or suing someone, we will provide you with a cost conscious way to reliably and commercially deal with your problems.
Whether you are a builder or having something built, disputes can arise. We can advise you in relation to:
Home Building Act 1989
Contractors Debts Act 1997
Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999
Resolution of disputes over payment or quality of workmanship
Termination of building contracts
We can represent you in all Courts and Tribunals, or provide advice regarding the preparation of your Court or Tribunal claims.
What rights do I have under my contract?
What remedies are available to me?
Do I need to go to Court or am I required to attempt mediation or arbitration?
What do I need to have in my contract to protect my interests if there is a dispute?
We can assist you in all aspects of your contractual disputes and in trying to avoid the disputes in the first place.
Whether you own a business or you are a consumer, you should be aware of your rights and obligations under the Australian Consumer Law. We can assist you in relation to:
Misleading and deceptive conduct
Statutory warranty claims