With a dedicated team of lawyers and professionals, Ferrer Lawyers is equipped to serve the needs of subcontractors, builders and construction professionals, project owners, investors and other industry stakeholders. Our Construction Team offer services in residential and commercial projects advising on every aspect of the construction process from design and inception through to building and completion, and operation and maintenance. Ferrer Lawyers understands construction projects: how they are managed; where problems occur; and the underlying commercial imperatives. We use this insight to add value to transactions and resolve issues for our clients.
Our expertise includes:
  • Procurement and Tendering
  • Contract Drafting, Review, Negotiation and Risk Analysis
  • Rail, Rolling Stock and Agreements: Equipment, Hook & Pull, Maintenance & Track Access
  • Residential and Commercial Projects
  • Home Building Act Claims
  • Home Building Compensation Scheme formerly Home Warranty Insurance Claims
  • Security, Bonds and Guarantees
  • Contract Claims: Payment, Variations, EOT, LD’s and Termination
  • Security of Payment Act
  • Claims outside a Contract: Negligence, Quantum Meruit, Statutory Duty, Good Faith, Estoppel & Waiver
  • Delay, Disruption and Prolongation
  • Defects & Defects Liability
  • Insurance Claims
  • Bankruptcy and Liquidation
  • Work, Health & Safety Obligations
  • Safe Work, EPA & CFMEU matters