Our team has a client-focused and value-driven approach designed to achieve our clients’ commercial objectives.
Our Construction and Infrastructure Group works closely with clients to effectively manage contractual and commercial risk and to avoid, minimise and resolve disputes. Understanding clients’ objectives within the broader commercial and political context of their operations is a priority.
Advising and acting on behalf of clients in relation to construction disputes (substantive litigation in all superior courts, arbitration, expert determination and mediation) in a number of sectors including major commercial construction, civil works projects, infrastructure projects, water, energy and resources projects, PPP’s, LNG projects and mining projects.
20 February 2019 - Knowledge
Last month we wrote about Infrastructure Australia’s announcement of newly appointed CEO Romilly Madew and her set of priorities.
18 February 2019 - Knowledge
A new agency Sport Integrity Australia is to be set up over the next two years, combining the activities of the ASADA, the Department of Health’s National Integrity of Sport Unit and the national sports integrity functions of Sport Australia.
11 February 2019 - Knowledge
The company charged with scrutinising building companies in the Territory is broken and should be scrapped, according to contractors stung by the collapse of a pre-approved civil construction firm
07 February 2019 - Knowledge
The federal election will take place prior to 18 May this year and the two major parties have now declared their position on procurement.
05 February 2019 - Knowledge
Melbournians awoke to another high-rise apartment fire this week, with preliminary investigations by the Melbourne Fire Brigade stating that the fire was probably caused by a cigarette left on a balcony.
29 January 2019 - Knowledge
After 31 January 2019, a My Health Record will be created for everyone who has not opted out of the system. However, the new permanent delete functionality means Australians will always have the choice not to have a record and they can remove all of their data from the My Health Record system.
25 January 2019 - Knowledge
On 14 January 2019, Infrastructure Australia (IA) announced Romilly Madew as the newly appointed CEO, replacing Phillip Davies. When the opportunity arose for Davies to renew his term he decided against it.