Insurance & Reinsurance
Full Federal Court rules on Opal Tower insurance dispute
Our construction professionals team acts for architects, engineers, surveyors and project managers. We provide innovative legal advice to enable construction professionals to manage litigation risks effectively in an increasingly volatile environment. Professionals in the industry face many challenges stemming from increased regulation, the economic downturn and changing legislation.
Our experience in dispute resolution enables us to provide our clients with a rapid response. We regularly handle claims of all sizes and complexity, including defending class actions.
The team has hands-on experience of working with a broad spectrum of construction-related contracts and appointments. In the UK, this includes the RIBA Standard Form of Agreement, the Ace Conditions of Engagement, the RICS Form of Agreement, and the JCT family of contracts, amongst others.
We have professional liability expertise in a number of key jurisdictions and a wealth of experience in advising construction professionals on matters with an international element. Our professional practice lawyers are well equipped to assist both with risk mitigation strategies and the defence of multi-jurisdictional and international claims.