• Commercial dispute lawyers x Conflict resolution experts

    In business, things don’t always go to plan and disputes can arise. In stressful times, we help our clients to understand their legal position and create strategic and effective pathways out of the dispute.

    We encourage our clients to have open and respectful discussions with their counterparts early on to promote settlement with reduced legal costs and stress. We only use the courts as a last resort.

    Who we work with

    If you’re going through a commercial dispute, we’re here to help. For more information about the industries we work with, take a look at our client industries here

    Looking for legal assistance or advice? We’d love to help. Get in touch with one of our commercial dispute lawyers today.

    Commercial dispute advice services:

    We have experience advising on and assisting with a wide range of commercial disputes including: 

    • Contract disputes. 
    • Australian Consumer Law disputes. 
    • Misleading and deceptive conduct disputes. 
    • Intellectual property disputes. 
    • Business and commercial disputes. 
    • Retail leasing disputes. 
    • Music industry disputes.  
    • Partnership, joint venture, shareholder, unitholder and director disputes, including breach of director’s duties or fiduciary duties, claims of oppression and fund misappropriation. 


    Dispute resolution and debt recovery services:

    We have experience in all stages of dispute resolution and debt recovery, including: 

    • Drafting and responding to cease and desist letters. 
    • Alternative dispute resolution. 
    • Negotiations and mediation. 
    • Copyright, trade mark and design infringement proceedings and litigation. 
    • Court proceedings.
    • Debt recovery.  

    Common problems our commercial dispute lawyers solve

    • I completed work for a client and now they won’t pay me. What can I do?
    • I’ve received a cease and desist letter, can you help?
    • I bought a product from a store and it doesn’t work. The store won’t give me a refund. What are my options?
    • Another business has copied my business’ logo. What can I do?
    • My friend and I started a business together and have had a falling out. I want to continue the business without them. What are my options?
    • A client hired me to do a job, then changed their mind after paying the deposit. Do I have to refund the deposit?