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Commercial building disputes can put a lot of pressure on your business, so we're here to help

Our lawyers specialise in dispute resolution, and we have a great deal of experience working with the building and construction industry. We can handle contract disputes involving tier 1 builders and subcontractors or any other parties in a commercial building contract.

Get a fair outcome

We will represent your interests and negotiate for a good outcome.

Reliable expertise

Our team has a great deal of experience in resolving building contract disputes.

Get a resolution quickly

We work efficiently to bring you a good result for your case as quickly as possible.

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Our team of dispute resolution lawyers have experience in acting for both builders and developers.

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How we handle commercial building disputes

Commercial building disputes
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Tell us about the dispute in your case.

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We will advise you on your options and how best to proceed.

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We pursue your case with the relevant parties, usually through VCAT.

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We strive to deliver the best possible outcome for your case.

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How we handle commercial building disputes

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Tell us about the dispute in your case.

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We will advise you on your options and how best to proceed.

3

We pursue your case with the relevant parties, usually through VCAT.

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We strive to deliver the best possible outcome for your case.

How we handle commercial building disputes

1

Tell us about the dispute in your case.

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We will advise you on your options and how best to proceed.

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We pursue your case with the relevant parties, usually through VCAT.

Our building contract dispute lawyers

Our lawyers have a great deal of experience, and we can handle commercial building disputes from any side. Whether you're a tier 1 builder, subcontractor, or property owner, we can protect your business interests.

Leigh Nikolakis

Principal Lawyer

Matthew McKinley

Associate

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Building contract dispute resolution

Expertise built on experience

We handle hundreds of dispute resolution cases every year, and we have a deep understanding of the intricacies of commercial building contracts. You can rely on our team for your case.

Better outcomes in less time

Our lawyers work efficiently and effectively to ensure your case progresses quickly. We know your time is valuable, so we bring a resolution sooner.

We'll keep you informed

Effective and clear communication is an essential part of how we work with all our clients. We will ensure you know exactly how your case is progressing at each stage of the process.

Free consultation

We provide a free consultation for all new client, so you can understand where you stand and what your options are. We will get an understanding of your dispute so we can advise on your options.

Contact us

Get advice on your building contract dispute

Talk to our team about your case and we can advise you on all your options.

(03) 9813 4290
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Your questions answered

Who can make a building contract dispute claim?

Anyone who is party to a commercial building contract . This includes tier 1 builders, subcontractors, and property developers.

The most common commercial building disputes are about work not being done correctly, completion date not being met, and contractors or subcontractors not being paid.

What types of disputes can you resolve?

We can handle all kinds of disputes related to commercial building contracts, including:

  • Breach of contract
  • Defects in the design or construction
  • Non-completion
  • Variations to works or contract price
  • Late payment or non-payment
  • Work quality
  • Materials
Do you review building contracts?

This is the starting point for any dispute between a builder and developer. We review building contracts to ascertain what issues are in dispute.

Can builders or subcontractors make a claim against a developer?

Yes, tier 1 builders and subcontractors can make a claim against a developer or owner. This is usually regarding payment disputes or variations to the scope of works.

How do you prove a building has defects?

We use engineers and building experts to assess the property for defects and provide a report on the extent and severity of any defects they find. They will also assess whether the building is compliant with Australian Standards.

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