Commercial disputes cause financial loss, damage relationships and interrupt workflow. Commercial clients need commercial solutions that are focused, strategic and get them back on track, doing what they know best.
We assist employers to formulate coordinated and effective approaches to prevent and manage disputes. We provide advice, investigation services, early intervention strategies and systemic training and coaching to limit workplace disruption.
We see ourselves as ‘lawyers for employers’ working with companies to advise on the best commercial solution for your situation, having regard to the specific needs of your business and people. We will work with you to identify issues and plan ahead.
Our dispute resolution team are renowned for cutting through the matrix of information and legal jargon, identifying the key issues and providing structured advice so you can move confidently towards a resolution that takes into account the likely costs, benefits and risks in pursuing or defending a matter.
We have provided strategic advice and represented clients in State and Federal Courts, the Workers Compensation and Industrial Relations Commissions and the Fair Work Commission. We excel in case management, provide clear, structured guidance, and have negotiated numerous successful outcomes for our clients through mediation and arbitration.
When litigation is the only viable option, we are relentless in protecting and enforcing our clients’ legal rights. We will pursue or defend a matter with rigour, providing strong advocacy and working to our clients’ objectives every step of the way.
Organisations involved in a commercial legal dispute need a pragmatic approach that effectively resolves a matter and avoids protracted litigation and loss.
We provide quality representation and advocacy in and out of the formal court setting to deliver workable commercial solutions across a range of dispute types.
- insurance and personal injury
- motor vehicle accident claims
- workers compensation
- contractual and employment disputes
- commercial and retail leasing disputes
- partnership and shareholder disputes
- debt recovery