Building and Construction Disputes


Building and construction disputes are commonplace within building projects. Whether you are the developer, sub-contractor, builder or client, disputes of this sort have the potential to delay your project and lead to unnecessary costs or losses.

In rare cases, if building and construction disputes are not resolved efficiently, they may result in your building project not reaching completion – resulting in a preventable waste of resources and money. Your team at Maxwell & Co can help to resolve any construction disputes, seek compensation or damages, or commence litigation.

Our solicitors will use their legal skills and experience to resolve the dispute in the most effective and efficient way possible.

Our experienced team will always try to resolve your matter without taking it to Court, and will help you navigate the most suitable dispute resolution tool for your particular dispute, including:

  • Arbitration
  • Mediation
  • Negotiation
  • Conciliation
  • Facilitation

Past this, we will be able to advise you of any litigation options you might have, such as claiming negligence or compensation, or pursuing a breach of contract.

Should the need arise, our solicitors will use their litigation experience and expertise to resolve your dispute through their professional litigation services.

With any building and construction dispute, it is our priority to ensure that our clients’ best interests are protected, and this includes making sure that we provide them with the most cost-efficient and timely services possible.

Need Legal Advice for a Building and Construction Dispute?

We can assist and advise with building disputes in the ACT and in NSW.