Building and Construction Law

Building and Construction law is another area for Les Keady Legal ensuring that you receive a reliable service in your building and construction project.

Building and construction law refers to construction projects and complex building contracts and factors that may affect the satisfactory completion of the tasks set out.

The construction project refers to a house, residential development, office buildings, factory and other commercial property. It affects the client and the builder.

Our south Sydney based firm can assist you with the following:

  • Provide advice on building contracts and development requirements
  • Contract interpretation and administration
  • Preparation of building contracts
  • Resolving disputes for home owners
  • Resolving disputes for builders
  • Mediation, dispute resolution service and settlement negotiation
  • Recovery of damages and debt recovery
  • Recovery of payments under contract
  • Services in relation to subdivision
  • Professional liability and negligence
  • Construction litigation and appeals
  • Provide advice in relation to strata title matters
  • Risk management
  • Managing security of payments of related issues
  • Representation of builders in licencing proceedings
  • Advice in relation to payment and timeline dispute
  • Plan approval negotiations
  • Claims resolution
  • Home owners warranty insurance claims
  • Breach of contract
  • Contract tender documents
  • Representation for a tribunal and court

At Les Keady Legal, our experienced lawyers recognise the potential problems and listen to our clients to understand the individual issues of each case. We recognise that litigation is often the last resort. We maintain focus on settling through alternative dispute resolution methods, that will achieve best outcome for our clients.

We offer sound legal advice, clarify legal responsibilities and expectations prior to further action to save time, misunderstandings and legal costs.

It is important that all building contracts are well prepared, accurate, thorough on all aspects and that the projects comply with environmental and government regulations.

We provide advice to contractors, developers, investors, suppliers, engineers, sub-contractors and government agencies of all areas of building and construction law. We provide a mobile service and are based at Sans Souci, about 20 km south of Sydney CBD.