Litigation and Dispute Resolution

We can help you if you are seeking to commence or defend litigation.

We have significant experience acting for clients in relation to general commercial issues and disputes including:

  • Contracts
  • Trade practices
  • Negligence/ torts
  • Personal injury
  • Insolvency
  • Bankruptcy
  • Debt recovery
  • Defamation
  • The Banking Code of Conduct
  • Employment
  • Trade-marks/ intellectual property

We have experience acting for clients in all NSW Courts and Tribunals. We are also experienced in alternative methods of dispute resolution including mediation.

Property, Environment & Planning

We have significant experience acting for and advising land owners, developers and public interest incorporated associations on property, environment and planning issues and litigation, including:
  • Defences to environmental prosecutions
  • Responding to Council Orders
  • Planning appeals/ disputes
  • Objections to development applications
  • Objector appeals
  • Planning advice and development applications
  • Merit appeals, administrative appeals and Judicial review proceedings
  • Public interest litigation
  • Tree disputes
  • Boundary fences
  • Easements
  • Possessory title applications
  • Land valuation disputes
  • Council rates disputes
  • Heritage
  • Climate change
  • Major projects
  • Strata disputes
  • Lease disputes
  • Contaminated land
  • Dangerous goods
  • Water law
  • Environmental Impact Statements and Reviews of Environmental Factors
  • Resources law issues, in particular coal seam gas exploration and land access

Business & Corporate Law

We have significant expertise in:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Business sales
  • Business structuring
  • Commercial contracts
  • Finance
  • Capital raising
  • Corporate governance

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